[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: CVS and Jar files: Should you import Jar into the Repository? Why o
Greg A. Woods
Re: CVS and Jar files: Should you import Jar into the Repository? Why or why not
Wed, 6 Mar 2002 15:29:36 -0500 (EST)
[ On Wednesday, March 6, 2002 at 18:42:33 (+0100), Martin Fuzzey wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: CVS and Jar files: Should you import Jar into the Repository?
> Why or why not
> We do quite lot of Java developpement with CVS and we handle jars like this :
> 1) Jars that _we generate_ are not stored in CVS, only the sources are.
> 2) 3rd party Jars that we use are stored on an internal web server (one
> directory per jar with a sub directory per version)
> 3) We use an ANT build script to obtain the required jars from the web
> server at build time (this build script - XML file _is_ stored in CVS)
> 4) Sometimes our output jars are in fact input to other products, in this
> case we upload them to the web server so that other projects can get them.
> All of the above is automated by use of ANT (if you don't know this tool
> take a look at http://jakarta.apache.org/ant/index.html)
> It gives you all the bricks you need to to the the HTTP, FTP, CVS etc.
Perfect! I really like that process! It should work very well in
combination with using CVS to track changes to your actual sources!
Greg A. Woods
+1 416 218-0098; <address@hidden>; <address@hidden>; <address@hidden>
Planix, Inc. <address@hidden>; VE3TCP; Secrets of the Weird <address@hidden>