Before you start developing the example application, you should follow the instructions in this section.
The source code for the components is in j2eetutorial/examples/src/ejb/converter, a directory that is created when you unzip the tutorial bundle. If you are viewing this tutorial online, you need to download the tutorial bundle from
To build the example code, you’ll need installations of the J2EE SDK and ant, a portable make tool. For more information, see the section How to Build and Run the Examples (page xxii).
The installation instructions for the J2EE SDK and ant explain how to set the ...