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From "Arthur Klimowicz" <>
Subject RE: Really New to Ant - problem w/ set up.
Date Sat, 24 Sep 2005 15:58:25 GMT
I should also say, "Using JAVA_HOME:C:\Sun\AppServer\jdk" is in the Thinkmap
server startup. When I set JAVA_HOME in "Environment Variables", Thinkmap
server gets an error saying JAVA_HOME is not set correctly - that is
Thinkmap server becomes unusable. 

-----Original Message-----
From: Ron Wheeler [] 
Sent: Saturday, September 24, 2005 11:21 AM
To: Ant Users List
Subject: Re: Really New to Ant - problem w/ set up.

Did you download the java SDK from
JAVA_HOME needs to point to the java SDK which will likely be installed
under \Program Files\Java\jdk1.5.0_04.


Arthur Klimowicz wrote:

>I need Ant to work with a product called, "Thinkmap SDK".
>Thinkmap works ok. It also has Ant in its SDK, but it is not installed. 
>I am using Windows XP pro.
>(DOS for C:\Program Files\Thinkmap SDK 2.5 Standard
>Without setting ANT_HOME I got error saying "ant" is not a commant...
>When I start Thinkmap server, it says "Using JAVA_HOME:
>I copied my (Windows XP) into C:\Program Files\Thinkmap SDK 
>2.5 Standard Edition\packager\apache-ant-1.6.1\bin
>I get an error saying it cannot find "tools.jar" in C:\Program 
>Files\Java\jre1.5.0_04\lib\tools.jar. The only tools.jar on my computer 
>is in C:\Sun\AppServer\jdk\lib\tools.jar. So I set JAVA_HOME to 
>C:\Sun\AppServer\jdk, but then the Thinkmap server complains that 
>JAVA_HOME is not set correctly.
>Can someone help this very green developer?
>Many thanks,

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