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Subject RE: cvs commit: jakarta-ant/src/main/org/apache/tools/ant/taskdef s
Date Wed, 20 Feb 2002 22:47:16 GMT
I am new to the list, so missed the original thread (and reference to the Task being

Looking at the Zip task and the Jar task -- I personally prefer
them both using destFile.  Makes it seem more consistent,
and easier to switch from one to the other.

If another task was to allow either a Zip or Jar to be created, then it seems they should
allow a nested Zip or Jar task instead of specifing them as zipfile and jarfile


> > From: Magesh Umasankar []
> >
> > ok then.  Perhaps we may even ask the
> > users what they want?  For all we know
> > there may be some folks out there who likes
> > to use the name zipfile instead of destFile.
> >
> Actually I prefer jarfile to destfile. Don't know why. :-)
> +1 to aliases not being deprecated in Ant anymore. There doesn't seem much
> point.
> Conor

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