Bundling a native library in a jar file

Is it possible to bundle a native library ( a windows dll ) in a jar file. How to let the vm know that the native dll is in a jar file.
Is this possible?
thanks
--kiran                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

hello all
i cann't find out (or don't understand) the way what i need. i mean how can i copy the dll file(s) in the windows system diractory? i can put the dll in the jar file then how can i copy that dll after extract?
"daney" said that he have done it.
This certianly is possible. I have done it.
You have to extract the dll from the jar file and write it to a temporary >file in the file system. Then call System.load() on the file you just >extracted.
Do you want to delete the temporary file when you are done with it? >That is a bit more difficult, but it is possible if you use a ClassLoader >to run your code containing native methods.anybody have any idea how he has done? please give some details if anyone have worked on it before.i am waiting for the solutions.
thanks
bashar

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