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From "Conor MacNeill" <co...@cortexebusiness.com.au>
Subject RE: SUMMARY: loading tasks from jars for Ant 1.5 summary feedback
Date Fri, 12 Oct 2001 00:31:24 GMT


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Steve Loughran [mailto:steve_l@iseran.com]
> Sent: Friday, 12 October 2001 10:18 AM
> To: ant-dev@jakarta.apache.org
> Subject: Re: SUMMARY: loading tasks from jars for Ant 1.5 summary
> feedback
> 
> 
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Tim Dawson" <tdawson@wamnet.com>
> To: <ant-dev@jakarta.apache.org>
> Sent: Thursday, October 11, 2001 14:24
> Subject: SUMMARY: loading tasks from jars for Ant 1.5 summary feedback
> 
> 
> > In summary of the previous thread the proposal is now:
> >
> > ------------
> > 1. Deployment Descriptor
> >
> > Specify a deployment descriptor for an antlib jar. This would reside in
> > "meta-inf/antlib.xml" and have a simple structure:
> >
> > <antlib version="1.0">
> >    <task name="..." class="..."/>
> >    <task name="..." class="..."/>
> >    <type name="..." class="..."/>
> >    <type name="..." class="..."/>
> > </antlib>
> >
> > NOTE: datatype shortened to "type" from previous proposal.
> >
> 
> What was so horribly wrong about my extra descriptor elements that caused
> them to be left out:-
> 
> "3. Other things that should go in the descriptor
> 
>     -minimum ant version supported
>     -home page of tasklib
>     -comment text
>     -tasklib URI
>     -tasklib version
> 

I would like to add a unique id based on reverse DNS style names

id="org.apache.ant.core.file"

I discussed this a while ago

http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=ant-dev&m=99074898525099&w=2



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