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Debug java web application using ant

shabarish vai
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Joined: May 26, 2008
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hi all,

am using ant scripts.my build.xml is in D:\ant my build.xml is at "D"drive , build.xml file handles everything like compling java files creating war,sar ets files and finally will put it into deploy folder of j-boss. now how do i debug it.
Please help. Am using eclipse only as editor.Please help me how to debug the java files by puting break points
Tim Holloway
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You need to connect Eclipse to JBoss as a remote debug session. You then set Breakpoints on your edited code in Eclipse.

Ant doesn't really have much to do with any of this, beyond the actual build process. I recommend using the IDEs forum for further information.


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shabarish vai
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hi Tim Holloway ,

thanks for the reply , but how to connect Eclipse to JBoss as a remote debug session
Peter Johnson
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Look in the run.bat for JBoss AS - there is a comment on which line to uncomment to enable you to attach a remote debugger. Then read about remote debugging in the Eclipse help text.


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