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Shailesh Pillai
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Joined: Jan 24, 2006
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Hi,
I would like to know whether is it necessary to use a Java based build tool like Apache Ant in order to compile and deploy web applications using Struts Framework?
Kj Reddy
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Joined: Sep 20, 2003
Posts: 1704
It is not necessary to use Ant, but it makes your build job easier and faster.
Shailesh Pillai
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Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Posts: 78
To Mr. KJ Reddy,
Sir,
Can u tell me which will be the best IDE for developing Struts based web applications that's freely available. Currently i m using JCreator LE.
poornima balagopal
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Joined: Dec 02, 2003
Posts: 83
Hi
I was using Eclispe and jdeveloper.both are good for struts development. For eclipse you need a plugin thats it.
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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