Jar files not accepted.

Anthony Green green@cygnus.com
Wed May 5 11:32:00 GMT 1999

Jean-Paul wrote:
> I got a error :
> my_classes.jar:0: Not a valid Java .class file

Does this jar file contain compressed .class files?  Use zipinfo to

Gcj doesn't yet grok compressed class files.  It really should - but
nobody is working on this right now.  It's probably relatively
straight forward to do this with zlib, and might be an interesting
project for some motivated hacker...


Anthony Green                                               Cygnus Solutions
                                                       Sunnyvale, California

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