sorry, here is the full error msg...
C:\Jboss\JBoss-2.2.2_Tomcat-3.2.2\jboss\examples\build\build.xml:36: Could not create task of type: path. Common solutions are to
use taskdef to declare your task, or, if this is an optional task, to put the optional.jar in the lib directory of your ant inst
You've probably seen this, but check out "ant intro-interest-jar" on win2000 thread.
I was able to get mine to work (on solaris) when I updated to ant 1.4.1 (I was running 1.3). I also tweeked my build.xml to point to an independant tomcat install.