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From Dominique Devienne <ddevie...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Importing and caching build files from a URL
Date Tue, 29 Nov 2005 21:28:50 GMT
> Just out of curiosity, how many people other than
> Peter and myself have ever started to modify <import>
> to allow non-file imports?  :)

I haven't ;-)

The two issues I faced when creating large multi-build files builds were:
1) Easily refer to the files to import arbitrarily deep in the file hierarchy.
2) Easily use "resources" relative to the imported builds,
   for further <import> or <property file> or such.

I used an env. var. for (1), and the <dirname> on the property set by
import for (2). --DD

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