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From Patrick Luby <patrick.l...@sun.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Ant 1.4 bootstrap.sh bug fix
Date Fri, 14 Sep 2001 15:22:34 GMT
Stefan,

I checked out the ant source code using the ANT_14_BRANCH and ran the
build.sh script successfully without the need for the patch that I submitted.

It appears, then, that the *.tar.gz at the following URL does not have
the same source code. Can this *.tar.gz be recreated with the current
code in the ANT_14_BRANCH?

	http://jakarta.apache.org/builds/jakarta-ant/release/v1.4/src/
	jakarta-ant-1.4-src.tar.gz

Also, I found that the following *.zip file has no files marked
executable even the files are marked as executable when checked out from
the CVS tree. As a result, Unix platforms cannot invoke build.sh or
bootstrap.sh if they build from this *.zip file. Can this *.zip be
recreated as well?

	http://jakarta.apache.org/builds/jakarta-ant/release/v1.4/src/
	jakarta-ant-1.4-src.zip

If the above download files are recreated, then I agree that my patch
should be ignored.

Thanks,

Patrick


Stefan Bodewig wrote:
> 
> On Thu, 13 Sep 2001, Patrick Luby <patrick.luby@sun.com> wrote:
> 
> > Hence, the "ant.home" property gets set as a System property by the
> > JVM instead of being passed as an argument to the
> > org.apache.tools.ant.Main class.
> 
> Which is not a problem since Ant copies all system properties into
> its own set of properties.
> 
> > Without this patch, the bootstrap of Ant 1.4 will always fail on
> > Solaris and, I assume, on most other Unix platforms.
> 
> It works without problems on Linux, AIX and FreeBSD and I'm sure
> several people have successfully bootstrapped Ant on Solaris and many
> other Unices without problems as well.
> 
> Stefan

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