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From Clifton Craig <>
Subject Re: Can I substitute jar executable used by <jar> ?
Date Wed, 18 Jan 2006 21:06:57 GMT
On Wednesday 18 January 2006 2:06 pm, Cena, Bernard (IT) wrote:
> Is there a way to substitute what executable is used under the hood of
> <jar> task in similar fashion to executable and compiler attribute for
> <javac> ? We've found <jar> quite slow on large packages and were
> wondering if we could substitute for example GNU jar which is much
> faster. If not, what would be your recommendation for this - write own
> macro to replace <jar> ?
> Thanks
> Bernard
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Maybe write your own custom task for gnu-jar? Better yet see if you can extend 
jar and add support for gnu-jar.
Clifton C. Craig, Software Engineer
Intelligent Computer Systems -  A Division of GBG

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