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From Andrus Adamchik <>
Subject Re: checkstyle-all.jar and dev.jar issues
Date Sat, 20 Dec 2008 11:38:18 GMT
Didn't realize that Click actually includes checkstyle in the distro.  
I am curious what runtime function it performs?


On Dec 20, 2008, at 1:25 PM, Bob Schellink wrote:

> Couple of issues have come up with the jars we ship in our lib folder.
> Checkstyle-all.jar is LGPL based, so will have to be removed from  
> the distribution.
> Even though a taskdef in our build.xml is dependent on checkstyle,  
> the build still works without the jar. Ant simply prints a warning.
> Was thinking of adding the jar to the get-deps target, however only  
> checkstyle.jar (the one without dependencies) is available from  
> maven repo's. Checkstyle itself depends on a further 5 dependencies,  
> so I'm not sure we should add that to the get-deps task.
> We can enhance the checkstyle task to notify Click developers about  
> manually downloading and adding the checkstyle-all.jar to their  
> classpath when building Click.
> Alternatively another ant target could be added get-checkstyle.
> The other issue is with dev.jar which doesn't have a license but I  
> recall it was authored by Malcolm? Guess we can decompile the code  
> and release it under Apache2.0?
> kind regards
> bob

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