Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 428502
antRun is broken
Last modified: 2009-07-21 16:49:10 EDT
Description of problem:
Ant searches for the antRun helper script in /usr/share/ant/bin but it's
installed in /usr/bin. This results in an ioexception.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Create a build.xml file with following contents in a directory:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<arg line="'Hello world'"/>
2. Run 'ant' in that directory
3. Watch the output :)
/home/bart/Desktop/build.xml:4: Execute failed: java.io.IOException: Cannot run
program "/usr/share/ant/bin/antRun": java.io.IOException: error=2, No such file
Total time: 2 seconds
[exec] Hello world
Total time: 0 seconds
I fixed it on a machine where I really needed it by symlinking the helper script
to the right directory.
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I am able to reproduce this problem in Fedora 11. Not sure what needs to be done to "reopen this bug against that version," but it seems to still be a problem (at least in some cases)