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Posted on    November-25-2010 12:00 AM

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Amit Singh

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Posted on    November-25-2010 1:00 AM

Bin contains all tools such as javac, appletviewer, awt tool, etc.,
whereas lib contains API and all packages.

Anurag Chaurasia
Anurag Chaurasia

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Posted on    February-14-2011 1:00 AM

Bin folder contains the binary files for java like javac,javadoc.rmic and rmi etc and they are normally used to work with java source code but the lib files contains the set of instructions for the binary files.... 

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