To build from sources, first either check out the sources from CVS or download the latest distribution.

The build is based on Ant which can be found here.

Build the distribution

To build a distribution, step down in the root catalog for this distribution and invoke ant.

[jboner@gromit src]$cd ./backport175
[jboner@gromit backport175]$ant

This will trigger a full build.

Run the tests

To run the tests you just invoke:

[jboner@gromit backport175]$ant test