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puppet and ant/maven

 
jay vas
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Hi guys : Im having trouble distinguishing the line between build tools like maven/ant and configuration tools like puppet. Are such tools overlapping ? or complimentary ?
 
Peter Johnson
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Well, there is some overlap but it is usually the case that a certain tool is better for a certain purpose than another tool. I can use both a wrench and a hammer to pound in a nail, but one is a heck of a lot easier to use.
 
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