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Build fails with the following message:
build.xml:36: Use a fileset to copy directories.

line 36: <copy file="${pop3.jar}" todir="${build.dir}/WEB-INF/lib" />
What is the problem here ?
 
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What's is $pop3.jar? It seems that ANT thinks it's a directory. What did you set it to?
 
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I am actually trying to get the JSP Site Design's code to run. And it is annoying me , pop3.jar is from javamail, which they want you to get it from web. This is the most annoying code download and I can not run it. May be their version of ant is not compatible with the one that i have (latest)
 
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${pop3.jar} is a variable substitution. If you haven't defined the variable named "pop3.jar" you'll get
<copy file="" todir="${build.dir}/WEB-INF/lib" />
And it may well think that's a reference to the current directory.
 
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