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How to make command to return to my ant build file
Joined: Sep 05, 2003
Jul 24, 2007 21:42:00
file with a <exec> task; command does not return to my build file after executing the <exec> task. What do I do to to get the command back to my build file?
Thanks in advance.
Joined: Nov 24, 2005
Jul 24, 2007 22:03:00
Set spawn="true" in the exec task :
<exec spawn="true" ...
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Joined: Nov 27, 2003
Jul 25, 2007 10:37:00
I had the same problem in my previous project, where I had to start a server, the spawn did not work.. I had a simple work around, I had a shell script that would run the process, all my ant script did was to execute this shell scripts
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