Build executables

Follow the steps below to create an executable JAR file to deploy.

  1. Click View in the menu bar of the editor, and click Command Palette.

    Tip: Alternatively, use the shortcut methods ⌘ + ↑ + P on macOS and Ctrl + Shift + P on Windows and Linux to open the Command Palette.

  2. In the search bar, type Build, and click Ballerina: Build.

The integrated terminal will open automatically and run the build command.

Info: The JAR file can be found in the /target/bin/ directory.