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From Stefan Bodewig <>
Subject Re: C++ tasks
Date Wed, 17 Oct 2001 09:36:21 GMT
On Fri, 12 Oct 2001, Ken Wood <> wrote:

> I agree with the concept that we should keep
> Ant focused on its original mission - java code.


> I see no reason to burden Ant with C++ building
> when perfectly good tools exist for doing that.

Well, as long as it is a task, it doesn't burden Ant itself 8-)

I think an Ant task is appropriate for the simple JNI cases of a few
files - here a C++ task would give Java developers a way to avoid
(I)make completely.


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