File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
The moose likes Ant, Maven and Other Build Tools and the fly likes Using ANT utility for tomcat Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Engineering » Ant, Maven and Other Build Tools
Bookmark "Using ANT utility for tomcat" Watch "Using ANT utility for tomcat" New topic

Using ANT utility for tomcat

Prav sharma
Ranch Hand

Joined: Feb 07, 2005
Posts: 102
I am using tomcat5 on windows 2000. and i want to use ANT 1.6.2 for stopping and then restarting tomcat again. For this it makes use of build.xml file. can anybody tell me the whole procedure how to make build.xml file and where to place ant alongwith build.xml file.
Carol Enderlin
Ranch Hand

Joined: Oct 10, 2000
Posts: 1364
You could start with the Ant Manual.

From the table of contents see "Installing Ant" and the "Using Ant". Come back with questions where necessary.
Ilja Preuss

Joined: Jul 11, 2001
Posts: 14112
Moving to our Ant forum...

The soul is dyed the color of its thoughts. Think only on those things that are in line with your principles and can bear the light of day. The content of your character is your choice. Day by day, what you do is who you become. Your integrity is your destiny - it is the light that guides your way. - Heraclitus
wood burning stoves
subject: Using ANT utility for tomcat
It's not a secret anymore!