ant-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Dominique Devienne <DDevie...@lgc.com>
Subject RE: cvs commit: ant/docs/manual/CoreTasks macrodef.html
Date Thu, 08 Jan 2004 17:42:31 GMT
> From: Dominique Devienne [mailto:DDevienne@lgc.com]
> 
> > From: peterreilly@apache.org [mailto:peterreilly@apache.org]
> >   Log:
> >   Add description attributes for elements and attributes of macrodef
> >   PR: 24711
> >   Obtained from: gudnabrsam at yahoo dot com and Yuji Yamano
> 
> How about a addText(String) so that any text within the attribute
> could be appended or replace the description attribute?
> 
> Or allow a nested <description> element? Wait, isn't there
> some rule that any <description> element is part of the build's
> global description or something!?!?
> 
> I always feel that XML attributes are unsuitable to hold
> sometimes long text such as descriptions! Many times I
> have target descriptions I need to wrap, and I find that ugly.

Gee I'm tired of being sick. Here goes again with a few changes... --FF

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@ant.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@ant.apache.org


Mime
View raw message