The information on this page is for apache-commons-launcher-1.2-0.r832060.5.jpp6.src.rpm, a source rpm; you are probably more interested in these binaries built from it:
|Name: apache-commons-launcher||Distribution: JPackage|
|Version: 1.2||Vendor: JPackage Project|
|Release: 0.r832060.5.jpp6||Build date: Wed Dec 8 23:25:45 2010|
|Epoch: 0||Build host: flat.netmindz.net|
|Group: Development/Libraries/Java||RPM file: apache-commons-launcher-1.2-0.r832060.5.jpp6.src.rpm|
|Size: 128775||Source RPM: (none)|
|Section: free||License: ASL 2.0|
|Packager: Ralph Apel <r.apel at r-apel.de>|
|Summary: Cross-platform Java application launcher|
Commons-launcher eliminates the need for a batch or shell script to launch a|
Java class. Some situations where elimination of a batch or shell script may
be desirable are:
* You want to avoid having to determining where certain application paths
are e.g. your application's home directory, etc. Determining this dynamically
in a Windows batch scripts is very tricky on some versions of Windows or when
softlinks are used on Unix platforms.
* You want to avoid having to handle native file and path separators or native
path quoting issues.
* You need to enforce certain system properties e.g. java.endorsed.dirs when
running with JDK 1.4.
* You want to allow users to pass in custom JVM arguments or system properties
without having to parse and reorder arguments in your script. This can be
tricky and/or messy in batch and shell scripts.
* You want to bootstrap system properties from a configuration file instead
hard-coding them in your batch and shell scripts.
* You want to provide localized error m