Wednesday, October 29, 2003 01:01 AM
i've written installation software for our company using Ant. I use Ant for all physical operations (putting down files, changing their content and configuring resources - where appropriate functionality exists in Ant). Using either a swing ui or command line interface, the user is first prompted for required information. This data goes into a property file which is read by ant, making all the user input available.
instead of writing a UI, you might want to have a look at Jelly