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From "Gilles Scokart" <gscok...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Allowing antlibs to contribute diagnostics & version info
Date Tue, 19 Aug 2008 18:01:53 GMT
Why not using the same logic that we have with ant -p and ant -p -v.?
We could have ant -v -version and ant -v -diagnostics.


2008/8/19 Stefan Bodewig <bodewig@apache.org>:
> On Mon, 18 Aug 2008, Jeffrey E. Care <carej@us.ibm.com> wrote:
>
>> Stefan Bodewig <bodewig@apache.org> wrote on 08/18/2008 10:52:50 AM:
>>
>>> > I've been thinking about ways that installed antlibs could
>>> > contribute diagnostic modules and version information. Is there
>>> > anything like this in the works already that I've missed?
>>>
>>> I don't thinks so, but I agree that it would be a good idea.
>>
>> Assuming other committers agree,
>
> We might see.
>
>> what are your thoughts on the behavior of the existing -version &
>> -diagnostics switches? For best backward compatibility we'd have to
>> leave the existing switches as-is & add new switches to show info
>> from the antlibs, though that may be overkill in this situation.
>
> I wouldn't expect anybody to rely on the exact output of either, but
> I'd love to keep -version as short as it is right now and add a new
> switch here, while I'd be happy to just add more output to
> -diagnostics..
>
> Stefan
>
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