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From Christoph.Wilhe...@t-online.de (Christoph Wilhelms)
Subject AW: Tool Integration Problems
Date Sat, 09 Dec 2000 17:26:42 GMT
> > >Simply
> > >forcing Task authors to provide getters may be good enough. This can be
> > >validated at parse time (in IntrospectionHelper) for enforcement.
> >
> > Not desirable. Only a small population of users will ever use the
getters
> > but it constitutes a significant amount of work.
>
>I disagree here. Adding a "public String getFoo()" is a 30 second task.
>I would be more than willing to volunteer my time to go through very
>task in Ant and provide such accessor methods if the group voiced
>support for it.
>
> > Also how would you deal
> > with sub-elements.
>
>Indexed properties, as defined by the JavaBeans spec. A little more
>involved than the "getFoo()" example, but not a big deal, especially
>since it can be handled by an abstract base class or a delegation class.

+1 for bean-spec conform development! Not only for task... Don't you agree,
Sim!?! ;-)

Greetings,
Chris


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