Components of Java Development Kit (JDK)

Java Developer Kit contains tools which a Java developer needed to develop the Java programs, and JRE to run the program. In simple terms we can say that JDK is equal to JRE and Development Tools. The tools include Java Archive (jar), Java Compiler (javac), Java Disassembler (Javap), Java Debugger (jdb) , Java HeaderFile Generator (javah), Documentation (javadoc) and many others. We will look into some of the most used tool in this article. [Read more…]