Code Shipping - Packaging ( Archive | Container )

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1 - About

Packaging is the mechanism that creates module (libraries) from code in order to be able to distributed.

(library|package) are generally packaged into an archive of code (such as JAR, ZIP, … files).

Container technology such as docker gives also a mean to package an application.


3 - Distribution