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From Peter Donald <pe...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [PROPOSE] task parameters that are only supplied when a property is defined
Date Tue, 12 Mar 2002 22:41:19 GMT
On Sat, 9 Mar 2002 10:31, Bill Burton wrote:
> In of itself, the above modifications alone will not completely solve the
> problem as an attribute may still be called with a blank value but it
> would still be very useful in a significant number of cases. Over time,
> tasks could be modified to support ignoring attributes with blank values
> where appropriate provided this doesn't affect backward compatibility.

Rather than doing this which I consider a little hacky - it would be much 
nicer to allow users to use a full templating language (XSLT, Velocity or 
something else) to do templating like this. 

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Cheers,

Pete

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