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From Jack Woehr <...@well.com>
Subject Re: programmatically creating and marshalling antfiles
Date Mon, 08 Aug 2005 15:36:31 GMT
Jose Alberto Fernandez wrote:

>One of the problems here is that it is not always possible
>to reconstruct the XML for a particular TASK. That is,
>tasks MUST have setXXX methods for every attribute, but there is
>no requirement that they provide a corresponding getXXX.
>Simillar for createXXXX, addXXXX, etc.
>
>Hence there is no way to given objects created programatically
>to get back what the settings for those objects are.
>  
>
True, but the process does take place in Antidote, so the back end ...
the output stage ... of such a task ("WriteProject" ?) is already coded.

As for getXXX() .. backing in such a function sounds like a sweep of the 
tasks,
but a clean sweep.

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