Ant Quick Start on Linux Mint
The Guide shows you How to Install and Getting-Started with Apache Ant Java Command Line Build Tool for Linux Mint 17.3 32/64-bit Mate/Cinnamon/KDE/Xfce GNU/Linux.
Apache Ant is a Java library and command-line tool whose mission is to drive processes described in build files as targets and extension points dependent upon each other.
Apache Ant supplies a number of built-in tasks allowing to Compile, Assemble, Test and Run Java Applications.
More generally, Apache Ant can be used to pilot any type of process which can be described in terms of Targets and Tasks.
How to Install Apache Ant on Linux Mint
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