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From Guillaume Laforge <glafo...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Gant is to be deleted, or will someone preserve it?
Date Sat, 02 Feb 2019 08:18:21 GMT
Why deleting it?
Keep it for posterity! :-)

On Sat, Feb 2, 2019 at 8:29 AM Russel Winder <russel@winder.org.uk> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Way back in 2006, Gant was an experiment in scheduling Ant tasks and
> attempted
> to be a build system. Hans Dockter experiment a lot with it, but in the end
> Gant was not the way forward and we got Gradle. Excellently done Hans (and
> Adam).
>
> Gant was still used by GINT for a while so was maintained a bit. However
> Gint3
> will now use Gradle.
>
> Thus does Gant come to its end of existence.
>
> It is my intention to delete *everything* unless someone wants to take
> control
> of the Gant group on GitHub to preserve the code for posterity.
>
> --
> Russel.
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>
>

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