ZipFile getEntry() function in Java with examples
The getEntry() function is a part of java.util.zip package. The function returns the ZipEntry of file present in the zip file specified by the string parameter.
public ZipEntry getEntry(String name)
Parameters: The function takes a string parameter, the name of the file.
Return value: The function returns the ZipEntry of the zip file specified by the string parameter.
Exceptions: The function throws IllegalStateException if the zip file has been closed.
Below programs illustrates the use of getEntry() function
Example 1: Create a file named zip_file and get the zip file entry using getEntry() function. “file.zip” is a zip file present in f: directory.
Example 2: Create a file named zip_file and get the zip file entry using getEntry() function. “file.zip” is a zip file present in f: directory whereas “file4.cpp” is not present in the zip file.
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