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From "Curt Arnold" <carn...@houston.rr.com>
Subject Fw: C/C++ task
Date Tue, 18 Dec 2001 01:31:03 GMT
Thanks for the heads up.  A group of us are using the ant-contrib project on
SourceForge to come up with a unification of the now 4 known C++ tasks for
consideration for inclusion in Ant.  Will add the tomcat one into our
feature/requirements matrix.

----- Original Message -----
From: <cmanolache@yahoo.com>
To: "Ant Developers List" <ant-dev@jakarta.apache.org>
Sent: Monday, December 17, 2001 3:53 PM
Subject: RE: C/C++ task


> On Wed, 12 Dec 2001, Dave Smith wrote:
>
> > Well, I have a tarball of source code that could add a halfway decent
(IMHO)
> > C/C++ capability to Ant. It's not by any means a n end-all-be-all Task,
but
> > it gets the job done -- and it's ready now.
>
> There is another C task in jakarta-tomcat-connectors, it's used to build
> the native  code for tomcat. Suports libtool, msvc, netware, plain gcc.
> Also supports gcj ( with few workarounds it can natively build ant,
> tomcat, crimson - but not everything works very well ).
>
> We're still testing it on the various platforms tomcat/apache is used, but
> so far things seems to work pretty well.
>
> One limitation is that it can't generate exe ( since all we need is
> .so/dll/nlm files ). Dependencies are a bit 'rough' ( i.e. if any .h file
> changes, everything is recompiled ).
>
> Of course, it would be great to integrate/merge the tasks.
>
>
> Costin



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