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What's wrong with Ant

Don't get me wrong. I quite love Ant. But it has some quirks that make life not exactly easy. These quirks leave me thinking why I am not resorting to bash for build scripts. Ant is not a real programming language, since it lacks basic algorithmic structures. That may be a concious design decision but really makes complex build scripts not simpler. The worst annoyances are:

posted on 2007-05-29 10:19 UTC in Code | 0 comments | permalink