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From Steve Loughran <stev...@iseran.com>
Subject Re: Next tutorial and Task
Date Thu, 25 Sep 2003 16:48:13 GMT
Jan.Materne@rzf.fin-nrw.de wrote:
> .... or as inline text ... 
> 
> 
> Find
> Description
> Searchs in a given path for a file and returns the absolute to it as
> property. If delimiter is set this task returns all found locations.


<which> might be a good name, as it ties in with <whichresource> (that 
isnt in the task index I see -oops).

otherwise it is nice and sometimes useful -essentially an extension of 
'available', no?

> 
> Parameters
> Attribute 
>   Description 
>   Required 
> 
> file 
>   The name of the file to search. 
>   yes 
> 
> location 
>   The name of the property where to store the location 
>   yes 
> 
> delimiter 
>   A delimiter to use when returning the list 
>   only if the list is required 
> 
> Parameters specified as nested elements 
> 
> path
> The path where to search the file.
> 
> Examples
>     <find file="ant.jar" location="loc">
>         <path>
>             <fileset dir="${ant.home}"/>
>         <path>
>     </find>
> 
> Searches in Ants home directory for a file ant.jar and stores its location
> in property loc (should be ANT_HOME/bin/ant.jar). 
> 
>     <find file="ant.jar" location="loc" delimiter=";">
>         <path>
>             <fileset dir="C:/"/>
>         <path>
>     </find>
>     <echo>ant.jar found in: ${loc}</echo>
> 
> Searches in Windows C: drive for all ant.jar and stores their locations in
> property loc delimited with ';'. (should need a long time :-) After that it
> prints out the result (e.g.
> C:/ant-1.5.4/bin/ant.jar;C:/ant-1.6/bin/ant.jar). 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jan.Materne@rzf.fin-nrw.de [mailto:Jan.Materne@rzf.fin-nrw.de]
> Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2003 2:51 PM
> To: dev@ant.apache.org
> Subject: RE: Next tutorial and Task
> 
> 
> Ok, as zip :-) 
> 
> 
> 
>>-----Original Message----- 
>>From: Stefan Bodewig [mailto:bodewig@apache.org] 
>>Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2003 1:08 PM 
>>To: dev@ant.apache.org 
>>Subject: Re: Next tutorial and Task 
>>
>>
>>On Thu, 25 Sep 2003, Jan Materne <Jan.Materne@rzf.fin-nrw.de> wrote: 
>>
>>
>>>Documentation file (html) attached. 
>>
>>No HTML attachments allowed on this list.  Zip it up, attach it to 
>>bugzilla, show it in http://cvs.apache.org/~jhm/ or ... 
>>
>>Stefan 
>>
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