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From Daniele Gianni <daniele_gianni2...@yahoo.it>
Subject Re: Installing Ant under Windows XP
Date Tue, 26 Apr 2005 10:48:59 GMT
Thanks to everyone for your efforts but it still seems not to work.
I may try building it from source, do you think I can work around these 
problems building it from source?

Thanks again,

Daniele

Jan.Materne@rzf.fin-nrw.de wrote:

>>*Were you installing as the Administrator or a limited access user?
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>For Ant you dont have to be an Admin - just extract the binary distro.
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>>*And in My Computer | Properties | Advanced Tab | Environment 
>>Variables, did 
>>you set the following:
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>>ANT_HOME=C:\wherever Ant is
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>Would be helpful, but is not necessary: ant.bat sets this variable.
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>>CLASSPATH=%ANT_HOME%\LIB\*.jar or specific.jar
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>DONT! You could earn lot of problems when doing that. The ant.bat starts 
>quasi a "java -cp ant-launcher.jar Launcher" and that class will load all
>jars from ANT_HOME\lib and USER_HOME\.ant\lib.
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>>PATH=%ANT_HOME%\bin
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>Indeed helpful - but not necessary.
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>Jan
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