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From "Chappell, Simon P" <>
Subject RE: winning the case for ANT
Date Mon, 18 Oct 2004 17:58:10 GMT

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Alexey N. Solofnenko []
>Sent: Monday, October 18, 2004 12:56 PM
>To: Ant Users List
>Subject: Re: winning the case for ANT
>>This leaves us make. Make was designed (hacked and mutated? 
>;-) in a Unix environment for building compiled languages, 
>such as Pascal and C. It is very good at that. So for any 
>project that used a fully compiled language, like C, then I 
>would strongly consider using make.
>Even with C compilation, fileset support in ANT makes C/C++ 
>much easier.

This may be true, but we know that just compiling the source code is only a small part of
building a system. :-)

>- Alexey.


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