Buildfile: build.xml does not exist! Build failed
Solution/Explanation: This message is showing you that ant works and that it is looking for your project file. The documentation by Apache gives this explanation:
You can check the basic installation with opening a new shell and typing ant. You should get a message like thisYou can see that this is not really an error but just a notification.
Buildfile: build.xml does not exist! Build failedSo Ant works. This message is there because you need to write an individual build file for your project. With a ant -version you should get an output like
Apache Ant version 1.7.0 compiled on December 13 2006