Ticket #352 (closed annoyingness: fixed)

Opened 11 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

Greenstone3 ships with fullsize apache ant package

Reported by: oranfry Owned by: oranfry
Priority: moderate Milestone: 3.05 Release
Component: Greenstone3 Ant Code Severity: major
Keywords: Cc:

Description (last modified by oranfry) (diff)

As far as I know, all that is needed to run an ant project is ant.jar plus classes for any extra tasks in the project. We could ship Greenstone3 with just the ant.jar file (1MB) instead of the whole package (40MB), which would reduce the download and install sizes quite a lot.

Change History

Changed 11 years ago by oranfry

  • owner changed from nobody to oranfry

Changed 11 years ago by oranfry

  • description modified (diff)

Changed 11 years ago by oranfry

  • status changed from new to closed
  • resolution set to fixed

Got rid of a few things from the apache-ant-1.7.0-bin.zip file on www.greenstone.org package and managed to cut it down from 11 MB to 4 MB, so closing this bug. This got the download size from 104 MB to 97 MB (based off the GNU/Linux release).

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