How to open a jar file/application in Linux | Mahdi Hazaveh
Jar file is like a stand alone exe file for the applications which have been developed in JAVA language! so basically Jar File is the short term for Java Archive file. well sometimes jar files for programs cannot be opened through the Linux GUI itself because of the execution permission problem. the safest way to run a jar application on a Linux machine is to use terminal to navigate to the application directory and use following command to open the application. [crayon-5cbab81e50367539778765/]