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Tool to build ANT or MAVEN scripts

bob connolly
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Joined: Mar 10, 2004
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Hello,

Has anyone run across a GUI/SWING type tool that will prompt you for the locations of your source ect and build the ANT or MAVEN scripts automatically?

Thanks very much1
Tim Holloway
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Maven isn't really scripted so much as defined.

I did an XSLT that created a prototype ant build.xml by running against an Exclipse .classpath file, but it wasn't GUI.


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bob connolly
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Hi Tim,

Would you still happen to have that XSLT utility handy by any chance?

Thanks!
Tim Holloway
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I'll see if I can dig it out.
Tim Holloway
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Hah! found it. I'm pasting it below for the benefit of anyone else who finds it useful. Hopefully it won't get mangled!
bob connolly
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Thanks alot Tim!

I'll be mulling this over in the next few weeks and appreciate you taking the time to find it!

Have a nice weekend Tim!
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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