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Preventing Ant to hang on a blocked thread

Satya Maheshwari
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Joined: Jan 01, 2007
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Hi
I have requirement in which, I first launch a program using ant java task and then I have to launch another program. The problem is that the first program is a sort of a very simple server which blocks till the second program(a client) is launched.
When I do this through ant, it hangs on the first java task itself and does not proceed to the next task. I tried setting fork=true but that did not help.
Please help out


Thanks and Regards
Kris Schneider
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Joined: Feb 14, 2001
Posts: 71
Take a look at the spawn attribute on the <java> task and/or the <parallel> task...
Satya Maheshwari
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Joined: Jan 01, 2007
Posts: 368
Thanks Kris, spawn=true worked for me.
 
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