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Subject cvs commit: ant/docs/manual/CoreTasks exec.html java.html
Date Mon, 08 Dec 2003 02:23:39 GMT
conor       2003/12/07 18:23:39

  Modified:    .        Tag: ANT_16_BRANCH WHATSNEW
               docs/manual/CoreTasks Tag: ANT_16_BRANCH exec.html java.html
  Log:
  Document that attempts to read from System.in will receive an EOF rather
  than blocking as was the case in Ant 1.5
  PR:	25258
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
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  1.503.2.17 +12 -8     ant/WHATSNEW
  
  Index: WHATSNEW
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/ant/WHATSNEW,v
  retrieving revision 1.503.2.16
  retrieving revision 1.503.2.17
  diff -u -w -u -r1.503.2.16 -r1.503.2.17
  --- WHATSNEW	4 Dec 2003 22:30:19 -0000	1.503.2.16
  +++ WHATSNEW	8 Dec 2003 02:23:39 -0000	1.503.2.17
  @@ -11,6 +11,10 @@
   
   * <csc>'s executable attribute defaults to mcs on non-Windows platforms.
   
  +* Attempts to read input in <java> and <exec> tasks will now receive an EOF
  +  rather than blocking. If you run such a process and rely on it blocking, as
  +  it would do in Ant 1.5, you may have problem.
  +
   Fixed bugs:
   -----------
   * the <java> task checks that the Main method of the class to be executed is static,
  
  
  
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  1.34.2.4  +21 -19    ant/docs/manual/CoreTasks/exec.html
  
  Index: exec.html
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/ant/docs/manual/CoreTasks/exec.html,v
  retrieving revision 1.34.2.3
  retrieving revision 1.34.2.4
  diff -u -w -u -r1.34.2.3 -r1.34.2.4
  --- exec.html	13 Oct 2003 13:09:40 -0000	1.34.2.3
  +++ exec.html	8 Dec 2003 02:23:39 -0000	1.34.2.4
  @@ -15,7 +15,9 @@
   systems.</p>
   
   <p>Note that you cannot interact with the forked program, the only way
  -to send input to it is via the input and inputstring attributes.</p>
  +to send input to it is via the input and inputstring attributes. Also note that
  +in Ant 1.6, any attempt to read input in the forked program will receive an
  +EOF (-1). This is a change from Ant 1.5, where such an attempt would block.</p>
   
   <h4>Cygwin Users</h4>
   <p>In general the &lt;exec&gt; task will not understand paths such as /bin/sh
for 
  
  
  
  1.24.2.3  +24 -22    ant/docs/manual/CoreTasks/java.html
  
  Index: java.html
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/ant/docs/manual/CoreTasks/java.html,v
  retrieving revision 1.24.2.2
  retrieving revision 1.24.2.3
  diff -u -w -u -r1.24.2.2 -r1.24.2.3
  --- java.html	13 Oct 2003 13:09:40 -0000	1.24.2.2
  +++ java.html	8 Dec 2003 02:23:39 -0000	1.24.2.3
  @@ -17,7 +17,9 @@
   JVM.
   
   <p>Note that you cannot interact with a forked VM, the only way to
  -send input to it is via the input and inputstring attributes.</p>
  +send input to it is via the input and inputstring attributes. Also note that
  +in Ant 1.6, any attempt to read input in the forked VM will receive an
  +EOF (-1). This is a change from Ant 1.5, where such an attempt would block.</p>
   
   <h3>Parameters</h3>
   <table border="1" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="0">
  
  
  

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