Add the standard main manifest attributes with packageOptions #145

harrah opened this Issue Jan 5, 2013 · 1 comment


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harrah commented Jan 5, 2013

As followup to #140, this adds the commonly used main attributes to jar manifest by default. One can override packageOptions as usual to modify this.

Other build tools also injects the tool and JVM details in the jar manifest as so.
Ant-Version: Apache Ant 1.8.1 Created-By: 1.5.0_22-b03 (Sun Microsystems Inc.).
I have skipped them as I am not sure about their practicality apart from
cosmetic 'fingerprinting' the jar. I can put them in if Mark opines in favor.


harrah commented Jan 5, 2013

IMPORTANT This project has moved to This issue still exists to avoid dead links, but GitHub limitations prevent the original issue from being correctly preserved here. Please see sbt/sbt#145 for the full issue and to comment.

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