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Loughran:Ant in Action

Loughran:Ant in Action

By: Steve Loughran (author), Erik Hatcher (author)Paperback

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This second edition of a Manning bestseller has been revised and re-titled to fitthe � In Action� Series by Steve Loughran, an Ant project committer. Ant inAction introduces Ant and how to use it for test-driven Java application development.Ant itself is moving to v1.7, a major revision, at the end of 2006 so thetiming for the book is right. A single application of increasing complexity,followed throughout the book, shows how an application evolves and how tohandle the problems of building and testing. Reviewers have praised the book� scoverage of large-projects, Ant� s advanced features, and the details and depth ofthe discussion� all unavailable elsewhere.This is a major revision with the second half of the book completely new,including:� How to manage Big projects� Library management� Enterprise Java� Continuous integration� Deployment� Writing new Ant tasks and datatypes

About Author

Steve Loughran has been an active user and developer of Ant since the year 2000,a committer on the project since 2001, and a member of the Apache SoftwareFoundation since 2004. He regularly lectures on the problems of big-systembuilds, distributed testing, and deployment. He is a research scientist at Hewlett-Packard Laboratories in Bristol, UK.Erik Hatcher is an active Ant project developer and maintains jGuru? s Ant FAQand Forum. Erik has written articles for WebReview.com, IBM developerWorks,and JavaPro. His other open-source efforts currently include Lucene, XDoclet, andhis own blogger, BlogScene. He is also the co-author of Manning? s Lucene inAction. Erik lives in Charlottesville, VA.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781932394801
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 566
  • ID: 9781932394801
  • weight: 1006
  • ISBN10: 193239480X

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