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repost: trooubled with ant from source install

repost: trooubled with ant from source install

2007-07-23       - By Alexey Solofnenko
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What about "bootstrap.sh -f fetch.xml"?

- Alexey.

Tena Sakai wrote:
> Hi Peter,
>
> I don't have ANT_SRC set.  I supposed it is in
> $ANT_HOME/src, but I issued a command:
>
>     find /usr/local/ant/apache-ant-1.7.0 -name ant
>
> and it came back with:
>
>     /usr/local/ant/apache-ant-1.7.0/src/etc/poms/ant
>     /usr/local/ant/apache-ant-1.7.0/src/etc/testcases/taskdefs/ant
>     /usr/local/ant/apache-ant-1.7.0/src/tests/junit/org/apache/tools/ant
>     /usr/local/ant/apache-ant-1.7.0/src/script/ant
>     /usr/local/ant/apache-ant-1.7.0/src/main/org/apache/tools/ant
>     /usr/local/ant/apache-ant-1.7.0/src/resources/org/apache/tools/ant
>     /usr/local/ant/apache-ant-1.7.0/build/classes/org/apache/tools/ant
>
> Do you have any idea which one I should use?
>
> Thank you.
>
> Tena Sakai
> tsakai@(protected)
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Peter Reilly [mailto:peter.kitt.reilly@(protected)]
> Sent: Mon 7/23/2007 11:10 AM
> To: Ant Users List
> Subject: Re: repost: trooubled with ant from source install
>  
> On 7/23/07, Tena Sakai <tsakai@(protected)> wrote:
>  
>> Hi Peter,
>>
>> I like what you mention.  I located and looked at the
>> file fetch.xml.  I would like to pursue this avenue.
>> But I am clueless as to how I can "invoke" this xml
>> file.  Would you please tell me how I can do so?
>> Thank you.
>>    
>
> use ant.
> cd $ANT_SRC
> ant -f fetch.xml -Ddest=optional
>
> Peter
>
>  
>> Tena Sakai
>> tsakai@(protected)
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Peter Reilly [mailto:peter.kitt.reilly@(protected)]
>> Sent: Mon 7/23/2007 10:14 AM
>> To: Ant Users List
>> Subject: Re: repost: trooubled with ant from source install
>>
>> On 7/23/07, Alexey Solofnenko <A.Solofnenko@(protected)> wrote:
>>    
>>> I do not think you need to download any jars, if you are building
>>>      
> ANT
>  
>>> for yourself - you have to have all necessary jars already to run
>>>      
> ANT.
>  
>> This is not quite correct.
>> The optional tasks/types need jars to be downloaded and
>> placed in $ANT_SRC/lib/optional.
>>
>> I normally compile a subset of ant for testing.
>>
>> To compile all of ant, one needs non publiclly available
>> jars (weblogic, starteam and others).
>>
>> The file fetch.xml gets most of the
>> publically available jars and places then
>> in the currect place (depending on how fetch.xml is called
>> - check the fetch.xml file for a read me).
>>
>> Peter
>>
>>
>>    
>>> I have an automated script to build ANT. First, the script empties
>>> CLASSPATH,  sets JAVA_HOME and PATH. Then copies all necessary jars
>>>      
> into
>  
>>> $ANT_DIR/lib/optional folder, deletes $ANT_DIR/bootstrap, and runs
>>> "call build.bat distribution".
>>>
>>> There can be additional steps to make ANT to forget about any
>>>      
> previously
>  
>>> installed ANT on your system.
>>>
>>> - Alexey.
>>>
>>> Tena Sakai wrote:
>>>      
>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> Sorry to repost, but I haven't got much response...
>>>>
>>>> I am having a problem with installing ant 1.7.0 from source
>>>> on redhat enterprise server (amd-64).
>>>>
>>>> What happens is that when I issue a command:
>>>>
>>>>   sh build.sh -Ddist.dir=/usr/local/ant dist
>>>>
>>>> it complains that a bunch of jar files were not built because no
>>>> files were included.  For example:
>>>>
>>>>   /usr/local/ant/apache-ant-1.7.0/build/lib/ant-apache-regexp.jar
>>>>
>>>> According to the instruction on website:
>>>>
>>>>   Make sure you have downloaded any auxiliary jars required to
>>>>   build tasks you are interested in. These should be added to
>>>>   the lib/optional directory of the source tree.
>>>>
>>>> I went and got jakarta-regexp-1.5.tar.gz, gunzip'ed, untar'ed
>>>> and found a file jakarta-regexp.jar (as well as
>>>>        
> jakarta-regexp-1.5.jar,
>  
>>>> which turns out to be the same as the other), and copied it into
>>>> ...src/lib/optional directory (which didn't exist; so I created
>>>> it).  I tried with 'sh build.sh bla bla' once again, but the
>>>> result is the same as before, it seems.  I have tried to put
>>>> the jar file into a different lib/optional directories, but the
>>>> result seems the same through out.  I am at wit's end as to
>>>> how to interpret this instruction (one more time):
>>>>
>>>>   Make sure you have downloaded any auxiliary jars required to
>>>>   build tasks you are interested in. These should be added to
>>>>   the lib/optional directory of the source tree.
>>>>
>>>> I am starting to feel it is a mistake to follow the instruction
>>>> above to letters.  Maybe, instead, I need to provide java source
>>>> files and the build process will make jar files out of the source
>>>> code and put them into a destination?  Is there somebody out there
>>>> (I am sure the answer is yes) who have done this and willing to
>>>> give me a hand, please?  I would greatly appreciate it.
>>>>
>>>> Thank you in advance.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Tena Sakai
>>>> tsakai@(protected)
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>        
>>> --
>>>
>>>      
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>  
>>> Alexey N. Solofnenko <http://trelony.cjb.net/>
>>> Pleasant Hill, CA (GMT-8 usually)
>>>
>>>
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