Humorous Ant Antipatterns



Hani at TheServerSide has written up some Ant anti-patterns.  My favorite so far:

8. Ask users to prove their loyalty and dedication to your cause by demanding they add jar files to ANT_HOME/lib. For extra points, do not tell them what these jar files are. It can be a test of the true faithful to see if they can figure it out from an ant stacktrace and find out what jar to download from where.