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From Jason van Zyl <>
Subject Re: How to build
Date Thu, 21 Feb 2002 14:44:30 GMT
On Thu, 2002-02-21 at 03:03, Martin Skopp wrote:
> Hi Developers,
> At 15:25 20.02.2002 -0800, you wrote:
> >It probably means that the version of Ant you're using is too old.
> >What's the output of `ant -version`?  I would expect Ant 1.3 to work,
> >and know Ant 1.4+ works.
> Shouldn't a decent version of ant be part of the archive (in a "lib" dir)?
> Together with a smart build.bat / (which invokes ant properly) in 
> the root directory!?

Nope, certainly not. If you install Ant properly you don't need several
copies of the Ant JAR lying around. I build 92 projects (just for fun
:-)) on a regular basis so if each one of these had their own Ant jar
things would get pretty out of hand.
> Don't know about any apache conventions, but that's the way we organise our 
> CVS sources here...
> Just a idea...

I much prefer the 'You have to install Ant' option.

> Martin Skopp
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