Release Notes: Deferred references are allowed again, but with a warning. The war task makes the web.xml file optional in accordance with the servlet 2.5 API.
Release Notes: Bugfixes. References are now processed when targets are executed, not at parse time.
Release Notes: This version contains some bugfixes and improvements compared to 1.7.0Beta1, particularly concerning the script task. Ant 1.7 introduces a resource framework. Some of the core ant tasks such as <:copy/>: are now able to process not only file system resources but also zip entries, tar entries, and paths. Resource collections group resources, and can be further combined with operators such as union and intersection. This can be extended by custom resources and custom tasks using resources. Ant 1.7 starts outsourcing of optional tasks to Antlibs, such as .NET, svn, and antunit.
Release Notes: This is a bugfix release, including mainly a fix of the Move task.
Release Notes: Bugfixes in the javah task and directory scanning.
Release Notes: Some of the bugs affecting the embedded use of Ant have been fixed.
Release Notes: There is a large list of fixed bugs and enhancements. Some of the bugs affecting the embedded use of Ant were fixed.
Release Notes: Nested elements for namespaced tasks and types may belong to the Ant default namespace as well as the task's or type's namespace, All exceptions thrown by tasks are now wrapped in a buildexception giving the location in the buildfile of the task. This release fixes a large number of bugs and adds a number of requested features.
Release Notes: This release is under the Apache License 2.0. It fixes several bugs, most notably the handling of the default namespace for nested elements. It also introduces initial support for compiling with Java 1.5.
Release Notes: This release fixes several bugs, most notably the handling of the default namespace for nested elements. It also introduces initial support for compiling with Java 1.5.