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From "Chappell, Simon P" <>
Subject RE: Can't run Ant from 4NT on Win32
Date Wed, 10 Apr 2002 14:34:00 GMT
If you want to try an alternative command-line for your NT/W2k boxes, try Cygwin (
I use it on the W2K box that I am forced to use and it makes the whole experience much less

Ant runs just fine under Cygwin.


Simon P. Chappell           
Java Programming Specialist            
Lands' End, Inc.                                   (608) 935-4526

>-----Original Message-----
>From: []
>Sent: Wednesday, April 10, 2002 9:23 AM
>To: Ant Users List
>Subject: Can't run Ant from 4NT on Win32
>I'm not sure if any of you folks use 4NT (from the 4DOS folks),
>but if you do, Ant runs really strangely.  It refuses to see any
>command line parameters; e.g., "ant -help" doesn't work.  It
>also won't see the default project target in the build.xml file if
>you run "ant".  It tries to build a target named "build" instead.
>Popping up a standard Win2K MS-DOS prompt seems to
>work fine for running Ant.
> ken
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