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From Henri Yandell <bay...@generationjava.com>
Subject RE: Dumb question: how to build?
Date Wed, 23 Apr 2003 14:41:00 GMT

It's a super-class project.xml. All the commons project's are meant to
inherit it.

I would guess that Commons might be 50% reliant on Maven now. Maybe. With
the maven projects not being as stable as the ant ones because they're
newer.

Hen

On Wed, 23 Apr 2003, Kevin Ross wrote:

> Learn Maven, you'll be *very* glad you did.
>
> http://maven.apache.org
>
> FYI- I've seen that file there, but I believe it is more for
> administrative work for publishing the new commons website, though it
> may be used to do a mass build.  Commons projects are responsible for
> their own builds, mostly using maven.
>
> To build a particular commons project, try running 'maven jar:install'
> in the directory where the project.xml is.
>
> -Kevin Ross
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Laird J. Nelson [mailto:ljnelson94@alumni.amherst.edu]
> Sent: Tuesday, April 22, 2003 3:35 PM
> To: commons-user@jakarta.apache.org
> Subject: Dumb question: how to build?
>
> Hi; I am not familiar with Maven, but I am familiar with Ant.  I see in
> the
> commons top-level directory a build.xml and a project.xml file.  What is
> the
> recommended way to build the commons project from scratch?  Should I
> invest
> in learning Maven, or is that overkill for simply building the project?
>
> Any pointers heartily appreciated.
>
> Best,
> Laird
> --
> ljnelson94@alumni.amherst.edu
>
>
>
>
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