Edwin Park wrote:
>Can ANT be used to build targets depending on the value of a particular
>property? For instance, I would like to have different build behavior
>depending on the value of the java.specification.version property.
Be patient with us on this issue.
I believe that everyone here agrees that that is a valid requirement, but
there is honest disagreement as to how to address it. Nobody wants Ant to
become a general purpose programming language or approach the complexity of
make. At the moment, we are in essense observing a "cease fire" on this
issue - but expect festivities to resume shortly.
For my part, I would like to be able to see the equivalent of DHTML's:
Furthermore, I'd like to see a few more XML entities and/or attributes so
that the more common requirements could be handled without the need to
resort to this.
For now, you can get a close approximation to what you desire with the
Note that the property "jdk12" in this case actually means "jdk12 or
- Sam Ruby