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From Peter Reilly <>
Subject Re: java.lang.NullPointerException, launch.Locator.getLocationURLs
Date Wed, 13 Apr 2005 14:28:58 GMT
It is a known problem.
If the lib location is present but not accessible,  ant
will give this null pointer exception.

There was some discussion on the dev list but I cannot
remember if a fix went in.

The "access denied" message implies that the "dist.dir" is not a good 
to place the build.


Conor MacNeill wrote:

> Please don't cross-post to the user and dev lists.
> wrote:
>> please help me if you can or have sorted already my same problem with 
>> ant.
>> Following instructions on the installation manual, I do all things 
>> described
>> in installation but not able to build ant since the build 
>> -Ddist.dir=3D ain_Ant_distribution>
>> dist command has the following response: access denied. When I type 
>> the ant
>> command from the dos prompt I have this response:
> Access denied is not good. You should sort that out before proceeding. 
> Also it helps when you ask this sort of question to state what 
> environment you are using - things like what OS, what JDK, where you 
> got the Ant source from, etc. "dos prompt" can mean so many things.
>> C:\>ant
>> java.lang.NullPointerException
>>         at 
> My copy of from CVS HEAD doe snot even have 262 lines.
> Conor
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