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Pradeep bhatt
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What are the best practices followed in Ant?
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somkiat puisungnoen
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Ant best practices from Onjava.com

http://www.javaworld.com/javaworld/jw-10-2000/jw-1020-ant.html
[ September 23, 2004: Message edited by: somkiat puisungnoen ]

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Mike Clark
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In Hatcher and Loughran's "Java Development with Ant" book, there's a gold mine of best practices tucked away in "Appendix D: The elements of Ant style".

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Glenn Opdycke-Hansen
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If you have ant installed, then read the
Ant in Anger
article that can be found at <ant-home>/docs/ant_in_anger.html

or on the ant.apache.org website at

http://ant.apache.org/ant_in_anger.html


--glenn
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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