What You'll Need
All the software you'll need in this book can be downloaded from the Internet for free. You'll need Antthis book was written using Ant 1.6.1and I'll discuss where to get Ant in Chapter 1. Other software packages are used at various points in the book, such as the AntHill build server or the Eclipse IDE (Chapter 11 is on using Ant in Eclipse), and I'll show where to download all the requisite software as it's needed. It's all free.