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From "Erik Hatcher" <jakarta-...@ehatchersolutions.com>
Subject Re: Exporting a Project Instance
Date Sun, 24 Mar 2002 14:29:09 GMT
No, but there are lots of "extends Task" out there, so Adam was saying you
can't simply make Task an interface.  And I believe Steve brought up the
fact that there are JLS issues with backwards compatibility if we make Task
"implement Taskable" and move the declaration of execute() to Taskable.

    Erik


----- Original Message -----
From: "stephan beal" <stephan@wanderinghorse.net>
To: "Ant Developers List" <ant-dev@jakarta.apache.org>; "Adam Murdoch"
<adammurdoch_ml@yahoo.com>
Sent: Sunday, March 24, 2002 9:02 AM
Subject: Re: Exporting a Project Instance


> On Sunday 24 March 2002 00:20 am, Adam Murdoch wrote:
> > Don't forget the huge number of tasks that aren't part of the Ant source
> > tree.  Task is very much part of Ant's public API.  Which means we can't
> > just change Task from class to interface.
>
> They interact with the Task API, not the Task objects, normally. i don't
> suspect you'll see much of this:
>
> Task foo = new Task();
>
>
>
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