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From Peter Donald <dona...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [VOTE] The late stuff
Date Thu, 26 Apr 2001 12:53:08 GMT
At 02:40  26/4/01 +0200, Rob van Oostrum wrote:
>tried that, doesn't work.
>
>the ${project.name} prop is introduced on the same level:
>
>    <target name="project">
>        <ant antfile="component_build.xml" >
>            <property name="project.name" value="someapp" />
>            <property name="httpd.${project.name}" value="httpd-bla" />
>        </ant>
>    </target>
>
>the reference to ${project.name} on line 4 causes an error. I can't use that
>reference until I'm in the component_build script.

And whats the problem with doing that? 

BTW your example doesn't seem to make sense given that I suggested loading
properties from a proeprty file or am I missing something?

Cheers,

Pete

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