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From "Conor MacNeill" <co...@cortexebusiness.com.au>
Subject Re: Scope of Types
Date Fri, 01 Jun 2001 13:32:50 GMT
> The difference with what you are proposing is that by doing it this way
you
> are not only affecting the values of the properties you are passing, but
> those of all other properties in "B" that use the that property to
construct
> its own values:
>
> <property name="build.file" value="${build.dir}/thefile.txt" />
>
> if override at the end, ${build.file} will get the wrong content with
> rrespect to ${build.dir}.
>

Yep, agreed - I think I got it right in the next post :-)

Conor



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