- Java 1.7.x or above.
Installing on Windows
Download the file oddjob-1.4.0.zip and unzip to a directory of your choice.
Installing on Linux
Download the .tar.gz move to a directory of your choice, and then use:
gunzip -c oddjob-1.4.0.tar.gz | tar xvf -
from the directory under which you want Oddjob installed.
Running Oddjob is one double click. The user guide here will tell you where.
Building From Source
To build Oddjob - you use Oddjob.
Oddjob must be run with tools.jar on the classpath. On Windows if JAVA_HOME points to a JDK this can be achieved from the command prompt with:
"%JAVA_HOME%"\bin\java -jar run-oddjob.jar -cp "%JAVA_HOME%"\lib\tools.jar
- Unzip the src distribution. It will unpack into a directory
- Using Oddjob Explorer open the file
- Run the top level job 'oddjob.xml'.
When the build completes you should find an archive identical to
your original download in the