Java™ Platform
Standard Ed. 6

java.util.jar
Class JarOutputStream

java.lang.Object
  extended by java.io.OutputStream
      extended by java.io.FilterOutputStream
          extended by java.util.zip.DeflaterOutputStream
              extended by java.util.zip.ZipOutputStream
                  extended by java.util.jar.JarOutputStream
All Implemented Interfaces:
Closeable, Flushable

public class JarOutputStream
extends ZipOutputStream

The JarOutputStream class is used to write the contents of a JAR file to any output stream. It extends the class java.util.zip.ZipOutputStream with support for writing an optional Manifest entry. The Manifest can be used to specify meta-information about the JAR file and its entries.

Since:
1.2
See Also:
Manifest, ZipOutputStream

Field Summary
static int CENATT
           
static int CENATX
           
static int CENCOM
           
static int CENCRC
           
static int CENDSK
           
static int CENEXT
           
static int CENFLG
           
static int CENHDR
           
static int CENHOW
           
static int CENLEN
           
static int CENNAM
           
static int CENOFF
           
static long CENSIG
           
static int CENSIZ
           
static int CENTIM
           
static int CENVEM
           
static int CENVER
           
static int ENDCOM
           
static int ENDHDR
           
static int ENDOFF
           
static long ENDSIG
           
static int ENDSIZ
           
static int ENDSUB
           
static int ENDTOT
           
static int EXTCRC
           
static int EXTHDR
           
static int EXTLEN
           
static long EXTSIG
           
static int EXTSIZ
           
static int LOCCRC
           
static int LOCEXT
           
static int LOCFLG
           
static int LOCHDR
           
static int LOCHOW
           
static int LOCLEN
           
static int LOCNAM
           
static long LOCSIG
           
static int LOCSIZ
           
static int LOCTIM
           
static int LOCVER
           
 
Fields inherited from class java.util.zip.ZipOutputStream
DEFLATED, STORED
 
Fields inherited from class java.util.zip.DeflaterOutputStream
buf, def
 
Fields inherited from class java.io.FilterOutputStream
out
 
Constructor Summary
JarOutputStream(OutputStream out)
          Creates a new JarOutputStream with no manifest.
JarOutputStream(OutputStream out, Manifest man)
          Creates a new JarOutputStream with the specified Manifest.
 
Method Summary
 void putNextEntry(ZipEntry ze)
          Begins writing a new JAR file entry and positions the stream to the start of the entry data.
 
Methods inherited from class java.util.zip.ZipOutputStream
close, closeEntry, finish, setComment, setLevel, setMethod, write
 
Methods inherited from class java.util.zip.DeflaterOutputStream
deflate, write
 
Methods inherited from class java.io.FilterOutputStream
flush, write
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 

Field Detail

LOCSIG

public static final long LOCSIG
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EXTSIG

public static final long EXTSIG
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CENSIG

public static final long CENSIG
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ENDSIG

public static final long ENDSIG
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LOCHDR

public static final int LOCHDR
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EXTHDR

public static final int EXTHDR
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CENHDR

public static final int CENHDR
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ENDHDR

public static final int ENDHDR
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LOCVER

public static final int LOCVER
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LOCFLG

public static final int LOCFLG
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LOCHOW

public static final int LOCHOW
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LOCTIM

public static final int LOCTIM
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LOCCRC

public static final int LOCCRC
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LOCSIZ

public static final int LOCSIZ
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LOCLEN

public static final int LOCLEN
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LOCNAM

public static final int LOCNAM
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LOCEXT

public static final int LOCEXT
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EXTCRC

public static final int EXTCRC
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EXTSIZ

public static final int EXTSIZ
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EXTLEN

public static final int EXTLEN
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CENVEM

public static final int CENVEM
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CENVER

public static final int CENVER
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CENFLG

public static final int CENFLG
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CENHOW

public static final int CENHOW
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CENTIM

public static final int CENTIM
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CENCRC

public static final int CENCRC
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CENSIZ

public static final int CENSIZ
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CENLEN

public static final int CENLEN
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CENNAM

public static final int CENNAM
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CENEXT

public static final int CENEXT
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CENCOM

public static final int CENCOM
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CENDSK

public static final int CENDSK
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CENATT

public static final int CENATT
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CENATX

public static final int CENATX
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CENOFF

public static final int CENOFF
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ENDSUB

public static final int ENDSUB
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ENDTOT

public static final int ENDTOT
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ENDSIZ

public static final int ENDSIZ
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ENDOFF

public static final int ENDOFF
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ENDCOM

public static final int ENDCOM
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Constructor Detail

JarOutputStream

public JarOutputStream(OutputStream out,
                       Manifest man)
                throws IOException
Creates a new JarOutputStream with the specified Manifest. The manifest is written as the first entry to the output stream.

Parameters:
out - the actual output stream
man - the optional Manifest
Throws:
IOException - if an I/O error has occurred

JarOutputStream

public JarOutputStream(OutputStream out)
                throws IOException
Creates a new JarOutputStream with no manifest.

Parameters:
out - the actual output stream
Throws:
IOException - if an I/O error has occurred
Method Detail

putNextEntry

public void putNextEntry(ZipEntry ze)
                  throws IOException
Begins writing a new JAR file entry and positions the stream to the start of the entry data. This method will also close any previous entry. The default compression method will be used if no compression method was specified for the entry. The current time will be used if the entry has no set modification time.

Overrides:
putNextEntry in class ZipOutputStream
Parameters:
ze - the ZIP/JAR entry to be written
Throws:
ZipException - if a ZIP error has occurred
IOException - if an I/O error has occurred

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