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Java - Ant tags/keywords

buildexception, buildexception, commandline, commandline, defaultcompileradapter, sj, sj, string, string, using

The source code

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 * The implementation of the sj compiler.
 * Uses the defaults for DefaultCompilerAdapter
 * @since Ant 1.4
public class Sj extends DefaultCompilerAdapter {

     * Performs a compile using the sj compiler from Symantec.
     * @return true if the compilation succeeded
     * @throws BuildException on error
    public boolean execute() throws BuildException {
        attributes.log("Using symantec java compiler", Project.MSG_VERBOSE);

        Commandline cmd = setupJavacCommand();
        String exec = getJavac().getExecutable();
        cmd.setExecutable(exec == null ? "sj" : exec);

        int firstFileName = cmd.size() - compileList.length;

            executeExternalCompile(cmd.getCommandline(), firstFileName) == 0;

     * Returns null since sj either has -g for debug=true or no
     * argument at all.
     * @return null.
     * @since Ant 1.6.3
    protected String getNoDebugArgument() {
        return null;

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