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From "Jason Rogers" <jason.rog...@tumbleweed.com>
Subject RE: running daemons
Date Fri, 03 Aug 2001 17:22:12 GMT
Use start on the command line to get a background task (actually, it just
starts a new DOS window and executes the command).

-Jason

    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: Matthew Inger [mailto:matti@sedonacorp.com]
    > Sent: Friday, August 03, 2001 9:35 AM
    > To: ant-user@jakarta.apache.org
    > Subject: Re: running daemons
    > 
    > 
    > I believe, if you tell your call to "<java>" (if that's 
    > what you're 
    > using) to
    > "fork", then control should return to ant right away.  
    > (ANT experts, please
    > correct me if i'm wrong here.  If so, it would be a nice 
    > option to have).
    > If it's a shell command, on unix, append the '&' 
    > character to the command.
    > As far as windows, you'll have to ask a windows expert 
    > how to background
    > a program.
    > 
    > 
    > 
    > Lauren Commons wrote:
    > 
    > >I've looked for the answer to this, but couldn't find
    > >it.  If I missed it in the docs, please let me know...
    > >I am building and testing (!) an asynchronous
    > >messaging system (based on JMS).  For automated
    > >testing, I'm looking for a way to start the server in
    > >it's own process then run a test script and retrieve
    > >the output for comparison to expected results.
    > >The problem is how do I have Ant kick off the server
    > >then move on to the next task (calling a junit test)?
    > >
    > >Thanks
    > >Mr. Lauren Commons
    > >
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