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From David Balch <david.ba...@continuing-education.oxford.ac.uk>
Subject RE: Running Ant from a web page
Date Tue, 16 Dec 2003 16:46:31 GMT
Hi Alan,

Thanks, that's the sort of thing I was after. I might have to look into
writing tasks - and Java for that matter. I'm not a Java programmer, but
I've found Ant great for orchestrating XSL Transformations :-)

Cheers,
Dave.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: alan brown [mailto:alanbrown@pacbell.net]
> Sent: 15 December 2003 17:45
> To: Ant Users List
> Subject: Re: Running Ant from a web page
> 
> 
> (With the caveat that I haven't tried it...)
>  
> The simplest thing I can think of...
>  
> As Ant is a java tool, you should be able to call the class 
> directly from your servlet.  You could also write a custom 
> task to write the results to a file and then forward your 
> servlet to a JSP that includes that file in its page.
>  
> alan
>  
> 
> 
> David Balch <david.balch@continuing-education.oxford.ac.uk> wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Can anyone suggest ways of running an Ant target from a 
> webpage, ideally
> being able to send data back as part of an HTML page as well 
> (perhaps using
> the echo task)?
> 
> Cheers,
> Dave.
> 
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