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The apt tool

Nigel Browne
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When, how and why would a developer use this new tool?
Layne Lund
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I've heard of apt before, but in a different context. Is this something that is included with the new Java 5.0?

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Jason Kretzer
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apt? Do you mean the Debian update tool?

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Annotation Processing Tool (apt)
apt is a new command-line utility for annotation processing. It includes a set of reflective APIs and supporting infrastructure to process program annotations.

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I agree. Here's the link:
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