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From Diane Holt <hol...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: to build or not to build ANT
Date Wed, 11 Jul 2001 14:05:09 GMT
Donald,

Are you trying to install Ant or build it from source?

Diane

--- DDuquaine@stl-inc.com wrote:
> 
>   I am using "ANT" to build the Turbine  tdk-2.1.tar.gz 
>     but I am having difficulties.  
> 
> 
>     OK this is what I have done to build "ANT".......
> 
>    * as SU  (super user)
> 
>    * downloaded jakarta-ant-1.3-bin.tar.gz (1022189 bytes)   and move to
>          directory /usr/local
> 
>     * cd /usr/local (if not already there)
> 
>     * gunzip  < jakarta-ant-1.3-bin.tar.gz |tar xvf -  *** explodes
>                directories only *****
>          (this makes a directory tree from root 
> /usr/local/jakarta-ant-1.3)
> 
>     * chown -R admindude /usr/local/jakarta-ant-1.3
> 
>     * export ANT_HOME=/usr/local/jakarta-ant-1.3 
>     * export PATH=${PATH}:${ANT_HOME}/bin
> 
>     * env ---- shows that the PATH and ANT_HOME variable are set as
>           indicated.
> 
>     * cd /usr/local/jakarta-ant-1.3
> 
> ---------------- this is where the problem starts
> -------------------------------------
> 
>     * If you wish to install the build into the current ANT_HOME
> directory,
>           you can use: 
> 
>               build.sh install    (Unix) **** THIS PRODUCES ERROR ******
> 
>               I get this error  "bash: build.sh: command not found"
>               (am I using the wrong shell????  )
> 
> 
> -------   so I tried------------------------------------------
> 
> *   Linuxsvr1:/usr/local/jakarta-ant-1.3# sh build.sh install
>         build.sh: build.sh: No such file or directory
> 
> 
> *  Linuxsvr1:/usr/local/jakarta-ant-1.3# sh build
>        The build program has been renamed debuild;
>        please use the new name instead.
> 
> 
> *  Linuxsvr1:/usr/local/jakarta-ant-1.3# debuild install
>       debuild: fatal error at line 188:
>       Cannot find debian/rules anywhere!  Are you in the source code
> tree?
> 
> *  Linuxsvr1:/usr/local/jakarta-ant-1.3/bin# debuild install
>       debuild: fatal error at line 188:
>       Cannot find debian/rules anywhere!  Are you in the source code
> tree?
> 
> 
> ******** MY QUESTIONS ARE ************************************
> I am running a debian verion of Linux and so the "debuild" is 
> probably an adapted "build". 
> 
>     *  Linuxsvr1:/usr/local# apt-get install debuild 
>             Reading Package Lists... Done
>             Building Dependency Tree... Done
>             E: Couldn't find package debuild
> 
>      * Linuxsvr1:/usr/local# apt-get install build
>             Reading Package Lists... Done
>             Building Dependency Tree... Done
>             E: Couldn't find package build
> 
> 
> ? is the build command part of my Operating System (Linux) or part
>            of "ANT"  can I use MAKE instead....????
> 
> ? Can you give me any more advice about geting ANT to build
> correctly....
>     .... where are the debian rules specified  (see above).
> 
> 
>      Donald Duquaine
>      STL Tampa West
>      Analyst / Network Adminstrator
>      mailto:dduquaine@stl-inc.com
> 
> 


=====
(holtdl@yahoo.com)



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