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From "Steve Loughran" <stev...@iseran.com>
Subject Re: AW: Anyone written an Ant shell yet?
Date Thu, 13 Mar 2003 17:11:59 GMT

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "webhiker" <webhiker@tiscali.fr>
To: "Ant Users List" <user@ant.apache.org>
Sent: Thursday, March 13, 2003 02:45
Subject: Re: AW: Anyone written an Ant shell yet?


> More along the lines of your second option.
> But not quite...
> 
> During development (die-hard Xemacs) I  always iterate around
> "ant clean"
> "ant compile"
> "ant jar"
> 
> etc. to call my targets as needed.
> 
> In a shell mode, I would just need to type
> %ant shell>clean
> %ant shell>compile
> %ant shell>jar
> 
> with the MAIN benefit of :
> 1)not having to wait 3 days for a Jvm to start each time
> 2)A homogenous env instead of arsing about with Cygwin, cmd.exe, Unix 
> shells etc.
> 3)It could easily extend and embrace cvs commands, Windows/Unix style 
> directory navigation etc.


Jedit has this in a plugin. 

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