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Launch ant from cygwin

Nick Sher
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Joined: Nov 10, 2008
Posts: 78

I tried running ant build file from cygwin and this is what I am getting:

Can someone help me troubleshoot this problem? I don't how to fix this?

David O'Meara

Joined: Mar 06, 2001
Posts: 13459

do you have a text editor that can easily transform the file type for you (textpad by choice)
My suggestion is load the build file, save-as in Unix format to terminate the lines with \n rather than \r\n
I agree. Here's the link:
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