Man page for apt-get 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:
Result of the Command Execution shown below:
ant a Java based make tool.
ant [OPTIONS] [TARGET [TARGET2 [TARGET3] ...]]
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.
print help on the command line options
print project help information
print the version information
print information that might be helpful to diagnose or report problems
be extra quiet
be extra verbose
print debugging information
produce logging information without adornments
specifies a path to search for jars and classes
use the given file to output log to
use the given class to perform loggin
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
use value for the given property
load all properties from file with D properties taking precedence
the class which will handle input requests
A niceness value for the main thread: 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest); 5 is the default
This manpage is written by Egon Willighagen
Debian/GNU Linux June 2005 ant(1)