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From Erik Hatcher <>
Subject Re: Google Summer of Code, Apache ANT project ideas?
Date Fri, 03 Jun 2005 18:09:01 GMT
Doug - I've added it as project ID ant-xdocs to that wiki page.  As  
for technologies - I'm not sure if Velocity and XDoclet are the best  
technologies to use right now.  Let's solicit input from others here  
on their architecture ideas.


On Jun 3, 2005, at 1:46 PM, Daniels, Doug wrote:

> Erik,
> Sounds great, maybe you can submit it on the Apache SoC proposal  
> page(, and I'll  
> submit my application to google with Apache as my selected  
> organization.
> I guess I'd propose it something like:
> The Apache Ant project needs a way to auto-generate task/type  
> documentation. The proposed solution would use Velocity and xdocs  
> to create a standard way to document the old and new Ant tasks to  
> keep the documentation up to date and easily updatable in the  
> future automatically.
> By the way I have your book and it was a great help with what I've  
> been working on at my job. I was thinking of writing up an Ant  
> tutorial describing an interesting build system we came up with  
> utilizing Ant's import task to create a common build hierarchy  
> infrastructure, that can be extended to new products very easily.  
> It really helps when we have to add a new product in and all we do  
> is define some properties and throw a build.xml stub in and it is  
> then included into our software package.
> Doug Daniels
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