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From Peter Donald <dona...@apache.org>
Subject Re: The RIGHT Direction for ANT (was Re: Problem using script task)
Date Wed, 10 Jan 2001 02:06:27 GMT
At 10:57  9/1/01 -0800, Jerry Huth wrote:
>This discussion about whether or not ANT should have more advanced
>features such as templates is amusing because the obvious answer is
>that if your software system is so large that you need such advanced
>features, then your build system should include both a
>dependency-generation program as well as a dependency-reading program.
...snip good stuff...

I largely agree. I think XSLT transforms are the way to go in the future.
Cheers,

Pete

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