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Subject cvs commit: ant/docs/manual/CoreTasks macrodef.html
Date Tue, 20 Apr 2004 14:45:26 GMT
jhm         2004/04/20 07:45:26

  Modified:    docs/manual/CoreTasks macrodef.html
  Log:
  Document the use of @{attributes} inside <attribute/> definition.
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.14      +30 -6     ant/docs/manual/CoreTasks/macrodef.html
  
  Index: macrodef.html
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  RCS file: /home/cvs/ant/docs/manual/CoreTasks/macrodef.html,v
  retrieving revision 1.13
  retrieving revision 1.14
  diff -u -r1.13 -r1.14
  --- macrodef.html	25 Feb 2004 11:33:34 -0000	1.13
  +++ macrodef.html	20 Apr 2004 14:45:26 -0000	1.14
  @@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
   <html>
  -  
  +
     <head>
       <meta http-equiv="Content-Language" content="en-us"></meta>
       <title>MacroDef Task</title>
  @@ -9,18 +9,23 @@
              -->
       </style>
     </head>
  -    
  +
     <body>
  -      
  +
       <h2><a name="macrodef">MacroDef</a></h2>
       <h3>Description</h3>
       <p>
  -      This defines a new task using a &lt;sequential&gt; 
  +      This defines a new task using a &lt;sequential&gt;
         nested task as a template. Nested elements &lt;attribute&gt; and
         &lt;element&gt; are used to specify attributes and elements of
         the new task. These get substituted into the  &lt;sequential&gt;
         task when the new task is run.
       </p>
  +    <h3>Note</h3>
  +    <p>
  +      You can also use <i>prior defined</i> attributes for default-values in
  +      other attributes. See the examples.
  +    </p>
       <p>
         <em>since Ant 1.6</em>
       </p>
  @@ -183,7 +188,7 @@
           <td valign="top" align="center">No</td>
         </tr>
       </table>
  -    
  +
       <h3>Examples</h3>
       <p>
         The following example defined a task called testing and
  @@ -266,10 +271,29 @@
   &lt;/echotest&gt;
   </pre>
       </blockquote>
  +    <p>
  +      The following uses a prior defined attribut for setting the
  +      default value of another. The output would be
  +      <tt>one=test two=test</tt>. If you change the order of lines
  +      *1 and *2 the output would be <tt>one=test two=@{one}</tt>,
  +      because while processing the <i>two</i>-line the value for
  +      <i>one</i> is not set.
  +    </p>
  +    <blockquote>
  +<pre class="code">
  +&lt;macrodef name="test"/&gt;
  +   &lt;attribute name="one"/&gt;                     <b>*1</b>
  +   &lt;attribute name="two" default="@{one}"/&gt;    <b>*2</b>
  +   &lt;sequential&gt;
  +      &lt;echo&gt;one=@{one}   two=@{two}&lt;/echo&gt;
  +   &lt;/sequential&gt;
  +&lt;/macrodef/&gt;
  +&lt;test one="test"/&gt;
  +</pre>
  +    </blockquote>
   <hr>
   <p align="center">Copyright &copy; 2003-2004 Apache Software
   Foundation. All rights Reserved.</p>
   
   </body>
   </html>
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