||Top 15 Ant Best Practices|
|Subject:||have you consider jakarta's maven build tool?|
My comment while not particularly relevant to the article, offers an alternative to using ANT and customizing its tasks for a given project. jakarta's MAVEN
builds ears, wars, jars, documented websites, cactus /junit tests, xdoclet driven files, etc. without the developer having to be bothered w/ programming build processes in addition to an application.