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From "Remie Bolte" <re...@backbase.com>
Subject Re: EasyAnt phases
Date Tue, 11 Nov 2008 16:05:48 GMT
Hi,

Can you explain the concept of targets being able to add themselfs as
dependencies?
I can't really picture this :)

Cheers,

Remie


On Tue, Nov 11, 2008 at 12:25 PM, Stefan Bodewig <bodewig@apache.org> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> EasyAnt has a concept named "phase" which is some special sort of
> target.  The main differences:
>
> * is always empty
>
> * its depends list is open for other targets to modify, i.e. targets
>  may add themselves as dependencies to a phase.
>
> It has been suggested to rename "phase" to "target-group".
>
> Without going into implementation details, do we want to add the
> concept itself to Ant's core?
>
> If we don't I'll volunteer to help the EasyAnt people to hook the
> concept into Ant without patching Ant itself.
>
> Stefan
>
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