[jdom-interest] jdom.jar file naming convention

Alex Chaffee guru at edamame.stinky.com
Fri Jun 23 13:38:42 PDT 2000

On Fri, Jun 23, 2000 at 02:37:57PM -0400, Elliotte Rusty Harold wrote:
> It's often useful to be able to play around with multiple versions of 
> a JAR. 

Agreed, but then why not just drop each jdom.jar in a separately named

I like to do:

/usr/local/java/jdom  ->  jdom-b4  (symbolic link to latest version)

(I know that symbolic links are harder to do in Windows, but there are
ways to get the same effect.)

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