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From Jeffrey E Care <>
Subject Re: Request - Native Java "Script" Support
Date Thu, 20 Sep 2012 13:11:59 GMT
Anders Rundgren <> wrote on 09/20/2012 07:55:13 

> I haven't tried with Groovy script and my request is really about 
> a core feature already verified being useful in NAnt into the default 
> installation so you can ship build scripts to anybody (having an 
> Ant NB...) without requiring yet another install.
> It is quite possible that I'm wrong but it seems that this would 
> like the "javac" and "java" targets combined so 90% of the code should 
> be in place sort of :-)
> IMO such a feature could extend the life of Ant considerably.  Nobody 
can beat
> the power of a full-blown programming language!

Why not just write a custom task? 
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