Tuesday, September 13, 2005 01:26 PM
manifest is not required for jar ant task.
the manifest file to use. This can be either the location of a manifest, or the name of a jar added through a fileset. If its the name of an added jar, the task expects the manifest to be in the jar at META-INF/MANIFEST.MF
Copied from ant menual.
Ant jar task will create a default one for you.
Use nested manifest element to define your own customized menifest.