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From "Conor MacNeill" <>
Subject RE: Location of meta files??
Date Fri, 01 Jun 2001 07:09:08 GMT
> was there any conclusion about location of meta-info files for ant
> librarys? There was talk of a separate directory like ANT-INF/ or TSK-INF/
> and there was also talk of using "META-INF/services/org.apache.ant/" like
> newer APIs seem to. Is there any opinion on which is better alternative?

I believe the "services" approach is inappropriate. If you read the spec you
will see that it does not really apply to Ant. It really is about specifying
which concrete classes implement the given service.

I would prefer META-INF/antlib.xml


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