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From "Erik Meade" <>
Subject RE: [SUBMIT] Antidote install for windows
Date Sat, 11 Nov 2000 06:39:50 GMT
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Simeon Fitch []
> Sent: Friday, November 10, 2000 9:26 PM
> To:;
> Subject: Re: [SUBMIT] Antidote install for windows
> --- Erik Meade <> wrote:
> > I like antidote so much I want to be able to run
> > easily.  
> (blush) Wow! A fan this early on! I'd better be
> careful!
> > This patch puts the antidote.jar into
> > Ant's lib directory, and copies antidote.bat
> > into Ant's bin directory.
> Before I check it in, would you be willing to mod the
> .bat file to be more like the ant.bat file? It looks
> like it has a lot of user friendly checks in there.
> I'm sure you could just copy the ant.bat file and
> updated it as needed. I don't develop under DOS so
> it's harder for me to try it out (and I don't know the
> .bat file language). 

I'll see what I can do, I tend to avoid bat files, but
I'll give it a shot.
> I can do the corollary with the bourne shell script if
> you want.

I was hoping someone would, has I don't have my FreeBSD
partition setup for developement yet.

> As far as the build.xml patch goes, it looks like you
> are just installing the antidote.jar file from the
> build area under the jakarta-ant dir. Instead,
> shouldn't the .bat file just be copyied over to the
> build area, and leave it at that since that is from
> whence a distribution is built?

I guess so... I'm not sure as to how you wanted to
handle distribution, since it is within ant, so I just
did the simplest thing.
> Thanks again!
> Simeon

Your welcome, thank you.

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