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From "Carsten Ziegeler" <cziege...@s-und-n.de>
Subject RE: [vote] build system
Date Sun, 20 Jun 2004 16:42:00 GMT
Hamilton Verissimo de Oliveira wrote:
> -----Mensagem original-----
> De: Carsten Ziegeler [mailto:cziegeler@s-und-n.de]
> > I think it's true that Maven is slower than Ant, but, 
> sorry, I would 
> > never use Maven nor Ant to just compile my code and see if it 
> > compiles. It's a build system and not a compile system.
> Sorry, dude, but I use ANT to compile and run the tests. Its 
> easier to do it than setting up a big projects with lof of 
> depencies and you are just trying to solve a small bug. 
Yeah, I understand that. But as I said, in the case of Eclipse
Maven can setup the project for you, so you don't have to do
anything in Eclipse to setup your project/test cases; you can
just compile/run the cases. 

> Nevertheless I don't think maven is going to make me commit 
> suicide if I'd use it this way (I've used it like that 
> already and despite the delayed start up time, I had lived 
> peacefully with it)
Yes, and that's ok - it's not the way *I* am working, but
of course my way of developing is not "the right way of 
doing things". Everyone has to find his own way, sure.

> What made me vote on Maven was the belief that managing a lot 
> of nested projects using ant can be extremely difficult.


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