meta-java layer also offers helper classes to ease the integration of Java libraries and applications into Yocto. In this recipe, we will see an example of building a Java library using the provided classes.
meta-java layer provides two main classes to help with the integration of Java applications and libraries:
oe_jarinstall: This installs and symlinks a JAR file
oe_makeclasspath: This generates a classpath string from JAR filenames
oe_java_simple_wrapper: This wraps your Java application in a shell script