ant-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Martin Gainty" <mgai...@hotmail.com>
Subject Re: Does ant have c++ support?
Date Sun, 13 Apr 2003 02:44:26 GMT
Chris:
Agreed that C++ apps take longer to develop but
If Speed is an Issue C++ will beat Java anytime anywhere..
Keep the Faith,
Martin
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Nicholas" <nwhitehe@yahoo.com>
To: "Ant Users List" <user@ant.apache.org>
Sent: Saturday, April 12, 2003 6:39 PM
Subject: Re: Does ant have c++ support?


> Chris;
> 
> Since many of Ant's tasks are intended to execute file
> system manipulation, and since the exec task and
> execute any binary operation with flexible invocation
> and parameter options, it would probably quite simple
> to build C++ using Ant. However, since Ant has really
> been optimized for Java, I wonder if there are not
> better options available for C++.
> 
> //Nicholas
> 
> 
> --- chris <chris@chris-cook.co.uk> wrote:
> > Thanks for the reply.
> > What i ment was is it possible to use ant to build a
> > c++ project using gcc.
> > Thanks
> > Chris.
> > 
> > On Sunday 13 Apr 2003 1:17 am, Martin Gainty wrote:
> > > Hello Chris:
> > > This is definitely a question worth thinking
> > about.
> > > All Java apps by design are bytecode implemented
> > within a JVM environment.
> > > C++ environments typically have a build
> > environment that caters to native
> > > binaries.
> > > The real question you should ask is
> > > "Are there any (JVM to native) C++ Compilers"
> > > and the answer is I havent found any at least not
> > yet..
> > > Anyone else???
> > > Martin
> > >
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: "chris" <chris@chris-cook.co.uk>
> > > To: "Ant Users List" <user@ant.apache.org>
> > > Sent: Sunday, April 13, 2003 2:58 PM
> > > Subject: Does ant have c++ support?
> > >
> > >
> > > hi,
> > > I recently attended a talk on using ant in
> > projects, and the speaker
> > > sugested
> > > that ant could be used with c++. Is there any way
> > that this is possible
> > > without using the exec task, or did I
> > misunderstand him?
> > > If ant doesnt support c++ would it be difficult to
> > add support, as i like
> > > the
> > > concpt of ant, but I dont use java for most of my
> > projects.
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Chris.
> > >
> > >
> >
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> > > To unsubscribe, e-mail:
> > user-unsubscribe@ant.apache.org
> > > For additional commands, e-mail:
> > user-help@ant.apache.org
> > >
> > >
> > >
> >
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> > > To unsubscribe, e-mail:
> > user-unsubscribe@ant.apache.org
> > > For additional commands, e-mail:
> > user-help@ant.apache.org
> > 
> > 
> >
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> > To unsubscribe, e-mail:
> > user-unsubscribe@ant.apache.org
> > For additional commands, e-mail:
> > user-help@ant.apache.org
> > 
> 
> 
> =====
> Nicholas Whitehead
> Home: (973) 377 9335
> Cell: (201) 615 2716
> nwhitehe@yahoo.com
> Get Your News From The Crowbar: http://crowbar.dnsalias.com:443/crowbar/
> 
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: user-unsubscribe@ant.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: user-help@ant.apache.org
> 
> 

Mime
View raw message