What is the difference between a JDK and a JVM?

What is the difference between a JDK and a JVM?

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What is the difference between a JDK and a JVM?

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April 10, 2013 at 3:42 PM

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JDK is stand for Java Development Kit and it is used for application development purpose and it includes execution environment. Where as JVM is stands for Java Virtual machine and its work purely to run time environment and hence you will not be able to compile your source files using a JVM.

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