In this tutorial, i will show you how to build your Java Application with Apache Ant. At IDR Solutions 90% of our test is automated and to do so will need an automated means of build our project. This is when Apache Ant comes in handy. There are several types of Java build tools such as Maven, Gradle etc. Each of this build tools have their strengths and weaknesses.
What is Apache Ant
As I explained above, it is an automated build tool for Java software build processes and also helps you manage your project from command line.