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Is Apache Ant an IDE?

Shailesh Pillai
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Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Posts: 78
I would like to know whether Apache Ant is an IDE? And if not what IDE's are freely available for deploying and developing web applications using Struts?
Manish Hatwalne
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Joined: Sep 22, 2001
Posts: 2591

(1) No - ANT is not an IDE
(2) Eclipse - It can be used for struts applications as well.

- Manish
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