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From Peter Donald <>
Subject Re: Can Ant be used for other languages than Java...
Date Sun, 08 Apr 2001 00:03:35 GMT
At 03:39  6/04/01 +0100, Steven Green wrote:
>The introduction to Ant describes it as being "...kind of like make, without
>make's wrinkles.".  Does this mean that with the right extensions, it could
>be used to replace the use of make for building projects with C++ or other
>languages?  If so, has anybody done this and are there any examples?

I use it to build heaps of xml and other web related projects. I also use
it to run various other content building programs at the moment. It could
be extended to work with other languages (ie c/c++ / c# / delphi ) easy



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