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From "Kevin Jones" <kev...@develop.com>
Subject Optional tasks
Date Fri, 05 Oct 2001 10:22:28 GMT
How does ant 'know' about the optional tasks? Are they defined as part of
the Ant core?

For example if I use the JUnit task Ant picks the taskdef directly from
options.jar (or whatever this releases jar file is called. But if I create
my own task I have to put a taskdef in my build.xml file, even if I put the
jar file containing the task into ant\lib. I was wondering where the
optional task magic comes from?

Kevin Jones
Developmentor
www.develop.com


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