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Blog Archive for jonbruce during November 2005

I was recently asked, why would you ever need to sign a jar? What advantage does it give me? I would like to put this question to the Java.net community: have you seen a need beyond allowing your applications to run with Java WebStart, or perhaps within the confines of an Applet. Endorsing jars allow youto over-ride classes, and is something I have seen used in the Java Web Services Developer...