man ant Command

Man page for apt-get ant Command

Man Page for ant in Linux

Ubuntu Man Command : man ant

Man Ant  Command

This tutorial shows the man page for man ant in linux.

Open terminal with 'su' access and type the command as shown below:
man ant

Result of the Command Execution shown below:

ant(1)                                                                                                                                                        ant(1)



NAME
ant a Java based make tool.


SYNOPSIS
ant [OPTIONS] [TARGET [TARGET2 [TARGET3] ...]]


DESCRIPTION
Like make ant is a tool by which projects can be build. But unlike it, ant is based on Java which means it will run on every platform for which a Java Vir
tual Machine is available. This makes it a great tool for building Java software.

By default it takes information from build.xml which describes the targets.


help, h
print help on the command line options

projecthelp, p
print project help information

version
print the version information

diagnostics
print information that might be helpful to diagnose or report problems

quiet, q
be extra quiet

verbose, v
be extra verbose

debug, d
print debugging information

emacs, e
produce logging information without adornments

lib
specifies a path to search for jars and classes

logfile
use the given file to output log to

logger
use the given class to perform loggin

listener
add an instance of the given class as a project listener

buildfile, file, f
use the given buildfile instead of the default build.xml file. This is the ant equivalent of Makefile

D=
use value for the given property

propertyfile
load all properties from file with D properties taking precedence

inputhandler
the class which will handle input requests

nice
A niceness value for the main thread: 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest); 5 is the default


SEE ALSO
make(1)


AUTHOR
This manpage is written by Egon Willighagen



Debian/GNU Linux June 2005 ant(1)


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