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From Peter Donald <dona...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Property substitutions, Contributed Tasks, & New features
Date Sun, 14 Jan 2001 23:46:17 GMT
I think I agree ;)

At 10:56  14/1/01 -0500, Roger Vaughn wrote:
>Darned if this isn't the best proposal I've yet heard to answer this
>long-running question.
>
>+1
>
>
>Diane Holt wrote:
>
>> --- James Duncan Davidson <duncan@x180.net> wrote:
>> > If we go Workspace/Module --
>>
>> Is "Module" defined as the current buildfile?
>>
>> Also, instead of having two separate tags to set a property, couldn't we
>> just (I think something like this might have even been suggested before)
>> add some attributes to <property>:
>>   scope="global | module | target"
>>   static="yes | no"
>> where:
>>   global = workspace-wide (carried into calls to sub-buildfiles)
>>   module = current buildfile only (any file "include"d gets these as well)
>>   target = current target only
>>   static = immutable or mutable
>>
>> The buildfile writer decides which to make what, based on the logic of how
>> they put the put the build together.
>>
>> Diane
>>
>> =====
>> (holtdl@yahoo.com)
>
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Cheers,

Pete

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