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From Erik Hatcher <jakarta-...@ehatchersolutions.com>
Subject Re: Broken ant file -- finding ANT_HOME
Date Fri, 27 Sep 2002 14:42:34 GMT
Personally I do not set ANT_HOME at all.  I simply make sure the bin 
directory is in my PATH and all is well.

	Erik


Noel J. Bergman wrote:
> Peter,
> 
> The ANT developers probably all set ANT_HOME, or have ant installed in
> /opt/ant, or some such.
> 
> I think that some of the lurkers here work on ANT, but I'll cross-post the
> fix to their list.
> 
> 	--- Noel
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Peter M. Goldstein [mailto:peter_m_goldstein@yahoo.com]
> Sent: Thursday, September 26, 2002 18:59
> To: 'James Developers List'
> Subject: RE: cvs commit: jakarta-james build.sh
> 
> Noel,
> 
> 
>>The ant script is broken with respect to locating ANT_HOME as a
>>relative entity.  They restore the path AFTER they try to cd with a
>>relative path, instead of before, so they are in the wrong directory
>>when they issue the cd.  This is demonstrable with a couple of embedded
>>echo statements
> 
> 
> [clip]
> 
> I will update the Ant file.  I checked the CVS repository and the head
> version of the file has the same problem.  You might want to notify the
> Ant developers.
> 
> ---------------------------
> 
> Index: tools/bin/ant
> ===================================================================
> RCS file: /home/cvspublic/jakarta-james/tools/bin/ant,v
> retrieving revision 1.3
> diff -u -r1.3 ant
> --- tools/bin/ant	26 Sep 2002 22:05:11 -0000	1.3
> +++ tools/bin/ant	26 Sep 2002 22:42:18 -0000
> @@ -63,10 +63,11 @@
> 
>    ANT_HOME=`dirname "$PRG"`/..
> 
> +  # need to restore position BEFORE we can cd with a ".."
> +  cd $saveddir
> +
>    # make it fully qualified
>    ANT_HOME=`cd "$ANT_HOME" && pwd`
> -
> -  cd $saveddir
>  fi
> 
>  # set ANT_LIB location
> 
> 
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