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From Stephane Bailliez <>
Subject RE: cvs commit: jakarta-ant/src/main/org/apache/tools/ant NoExitS
Date Sat, 15 Dec 2001 11:59:46 GMT
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Peter Donald []

> I just reverted this because it didn't actually work. All 
> successful builds 
> printed out a stack trace and a error message because 
> System.exit(0) was 
> raising an exception. You really should run ant before you 
> check in things 
> like this ;)


It's hard to figure out that it can go wrong even when modifying one line of
I assumed too much.

> We can't justifiably implement this in Ant1.x unless we also 
> implemented 
> Conors launcher but that would break backwards compatability 
> anyways. Any 
> task that can potentially call exit should just be forked.

Will revert related changes.



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