jmod - The JMOD File Tool

This chapter provides tutorial notes on 'jmod', the JMOD File Tool. Topics include introduction of JMOD file format; 'jmod' command options; creating JMOD file with 'jmod'; viewing and extracting JMOD file with 'jmod'; using JMOD file in 'javac' and 'jlink' commands.


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JMOD - Java Module File Format

jmod - JMOD File Tool Command

"jmod create --class-path" - Create New JMOD File

"jmod describe/list" - Get Info from JMOD File

Creating JMOD File from JAR Files

"jmod create --cmds|config|libs..." - Packaging Other Files

"jmod extract --dir" - Extracting Files

"javac --add-modules" - Compiling with Supporting JMOD Files

"jlink --add-modules" - Building JRE from JMOD Files


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Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Java Tools Terminology

 Java Tools Included in JDK

 javac - The Java Program Compiler

 jar - The JAR File Tool

 jlink - The JRE Linker

jmod - The JMOD File Tool

 jimage - The JIMAGE File Tool

 jpackage - Binary Package Builder

 java - The Java Program Launcher

 jdeps - The Java Class Dependency Analyzer

 jdeprscan - The Java Deprecated API Scanner

 jdb - The Java Debugger

 jcmd - The JVM Diagnostic Tool

 jconsole - Java Monitoring and Management Console

 jstat - JVM Statistics Monitoring Tool

 JVM Troubleshooting Tools

 jhsdb - The Java HotSpot Debugger

 jvisualvm (Java VisualVM) - JVM Visual Tool

 jmc - Java Mission Control

 javap - The Java Class File Disassembler

 keytool - Public Key Certificate Tool

 jarsigner - JAR File Signer

 jshell - Java Language Shell

 jrunscript - Script Code Shell

 serialver - serialVersionUID Generator

 native2ascii - Native-to-ASCII Encoding Converter

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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