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From "DoNOTuseREPLY" <DoNOTuseRE...@BusinessOmaha.com>
Subject Re: Ant 1.5.1 on Windows ME
Date Mon, 03 Feb 2003 07:53:59 GMT
i'm not all that ant-ish yet; however, depending when 1.5.2 hits the street
i'll give it a chance to "work" on a win9x that exists here.

jimS


----- Original Message -----
From: "Conor MacNeill" <conor@cortexebusiness.com.au>
To: "Ant Users List" <ant-user@jakarta.apache.org>
Sent: Sunday, February 02, 2003 5:07 AM
Subject: Re: Ant 1.5.1 on Windows ME


> DoNOTuseREPLY wrote:
> >
> > It may be that winME is like win9x:  %SystemDrive% is NOT defined.  The
> > ant.bat script expects it to be and it is on NT and XP because they have
> > this environment variable defined.  Type "set" without the quotes at the
> > command prompt.  If it is not there, then do "set SystemDrive=<drive>:"
> > without the quotes.
> >
> > The documentation is silent on this!
> >
>
>
> There is a bug in ant.bat of Ant 1.5.1 with regard to the Win95/98/ME. It
is
> to do with the existence checks.
>
> Change this line
>      if exist "%ANT_HOME%" goto checkJava
> to
>      if exist "%ANT_HOME%\lib\ant.jar" goto checkJava
>
> The fact that SystemDrive is not defined does not prevent the script
working
> (with the above change).
>
> This will be fixed in Ant 1.5.2
>
> If any Win95/98/ME users can confirm this fix, that would be good.
>
> Thanks
> Conor
>
>
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