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calling perl program thru Ant task

kri shan
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How can i call perl program thru Ant task within the build.xml ? Any perl specific task is available ?
Ulf Dittmer
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There are no Perl-specific tasks, but the built-in "Exec" task can run any system command. It's probably built around Runtime.exec. Check the Ant documentation for details.


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