java decoder?

Giorgos Keramidas keramida at
Tue Feb 19 01:41:05 UTC 2008

On 2008-02-18 17:33, Gary Kline <kline at> wrote:
> Guys,
> I doubt this but is there anything that will take a foo.jar and turn in back
> into java?  Or at least assembler?

JAR files are usually ZIP archives [1], so you can extract them easily
with archivers/unzip or similar tools.

[1] But care must be taken to avoid `filename case folding', see [2]

The tricky part is then to find a "Java decompiler".  I've used `Mocha'
in the past with limited success, but you should probably Google for
more options.

The homepage of `Mocha' is:

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