Ant problem

Jonathan Chen jonc at
Wed Dec 17 13:56:19 PST 2003

On Tue, Dec 16, 2003 at 06:46:11PM +0100, Albert Shih wrote:
> Hi,
> I've very strange thing with ant.
> If I use ant install by ports I can't compile lenya (a soft developped by
> apache team see
> But if I use the same version of ant but install with my little hand,
> everthing work fine. And install is just
> 	tar xvf ant-distrib
> And this problem is independant of the version of JDK I use.

The FreeBSD ant port is non-standard. There was a discussion thread
that I started some time ago about this, but I don't think anything
had been decided on. 

You can fix this yourself by deleting lines 83-94 on /usr/local/bin/ant.

Jonathan Chen <jonc at>
The human mind ordinarily operates at only ten percent of its capacity
                     -- the rest is overhead for the operating system.

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