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How to capture Ant output to a string variable

 
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Hi ,


I am working on ANT.my requirement is to display Ant output on HTML/Jsp page.

normally i am using Ant project to execute the build file.

here is the code-my program runs and shows ant build results/errors in the console,but i want them to be stored on a string and then use that in jsp page.



help me

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Did you try replacing the System.out and System.err in lines 5 and 6 with a StringWriter?
 
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lines 5 and 6 accept only PrintStream object.
 
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Declare a ByteArrayOutputStream and wrap it in a PrintStream. Once done, use toByteArray() to get the output and create a String from that.
 
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