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From Stefan Bodewig <bode...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Scope of Types
Date Tue, 05 Jun 2001 12:05:04 GMT
Peter Donald <donaldp@apache.org> wrote:

> At 11:20 AM 6/5/01 +0200, Stefan Bodewig wrote:
>>Using something via refid implies a typed value, using ${} does not
>>- especially if the defining project doesn't know the type project B
>>will be using.
> 
> okay - in that case I would just treat it as a normal proeprty and
> if it can not be resolved (and possibly converted) to be of correct
> type then it throws a TaskException.

Which means that it has been of the correct type right from the
beginning (no conversion necessary) - data-type must be available to
"outer" project, or somebody has defined a String->type converter,
right?

Stefan

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