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From "Steve Loughran" <stev...@iseran.com>
Subject Re: Persistent global properties - are they going to be avail able?
Date Wed, 17 Apr 2002 17:04:10 GMT

----- Original Message -----
From: "Stefan Bodewig" <bodewig@apache.org>
To: <ant-dev@jakarta.apache.org>
Sent: Wednesday, April 17, 2002 00:12
Subject: Re: Persistent global properties - are they going to be avail able?


> On Wed, 17 Apr 2002, Chris Clark <Chris.Clark@vodafone.nl> wrote:
>
> > There is no real difference, you're right.
>
> Good, one enhancement request less ;-)
>
> > The property is stored in the directory that the VM parameter
> > 'java.io.tmpdir' contains (the temporary directory used by Java IO's
> > temp file support).
>
> Which requires JDK 1.2+, something you may want to watch out for.
> Also I don't know whether this property is available for non-Sun JDKs
> (IBM, HP or Compaq may have elected to not support it - I won't
> mention Kaffe 8-).

I was thinking of doing a quick <tempfile dir="" property="something" />

task...spec no dir and you get a tempfile where the system chooses with the
File.createTempFile() command ... I see that is 1.2+ only too.

Guess I'd better make it optional and use reflection.


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