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From Jacob Kjome <h...@visi.com>
Subject RE: Can I make multiple Ant run with the same VM under command li ne?
Date Thu, 25 Sep 2003 19:55:13 GMT
At 12:00 PM 9/25/2003 -0400, you wrote:
>That's not what I am asking.  Ultimately we are going to use Ant.  But
>currently we are mostly using Perl and use Ant just to do some new work.
>With this provided, I would like to optimize the fact that each time Ant
>is called, it fires up a new VM and make it really slow.  I might going a
>dead-end after all.

Absolutely,

http://www.antshell.org/

Jake

>Bianca
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>"Shatzer, Larry" <Larry.Shatzer@Spirent.com>
>09/24/2003 05:33 PM
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>Are you asking why you should convert your Perl code to Ant code to run
>your
>builds?
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>If you convert all your Perl logic into Ant, you only have to worry about
>maintaining the Ant part of it. You also don't have to worry about the
>machine you are trying to build on has Perl or not.
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>Your Perl code might not be platform independent. With any language that
>is
>"platforms independent", anyone can write unportable code. Looking for
>'C:\folder' is one easy way to break any program on UNIX. This is not just
>specific to Perl, Ant build files could very well be "unportable" in this
>fashion as well.
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>I find it much better if you stick to as few as possible "scripting"
>languages and build languages for your project. As things get more
>complex,
>the time spent tracking down reasons the build won't work increases.
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>For java projects, I find Ant to be the best tool for the job.
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>-- Larry
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> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Bianca Xue Jiang [mailto:bjiang@us.ibm.com]
> > Sent: Wednesday, September 24, 2003 2:17 PM
> > To: Ant Users List
> > Subject: RE: Can I make multiple Ant run with the same VM
> > under command
> > line?
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> >
> > Is there anything that worth seeking from Ant?
> >
> > Bianca
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