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[resolved] Importing a Job from a jar file

Hi there.
Some source code has been lost... but I still have the external jar file created from the source jobs.
Is it at all possible to re-create the job from a jar file ?
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Re: [resolved] Importing a Job from a jar file

Not without decompiling the Jar, reading the obfuscated decompiled code and then manually recreating the Job inside Talend using the code as a crib. Unfortunately Talend is a code generating tool. If you lose the Talend XML job designs, you cannot get from the compiled Java back to those automatically. 
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Re: [resolved] Importing a Job from a jar file

Not without decompiling the Jar, reading the obfuscated decompiled code and then manually recreating the Job inside Talend using the code as a crib. Unfortunately Talend is a code generating tool. If you lose the Talend XML job designs, you cannot get from the compiled Java back to those automatically. 
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Re: [resolved] Importing a Job from a jar file

That's what I suspected.
Thanks for answering.