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From Peter Donald <>
Subject RE: Build from a DOM tree?
Date Sun, 18 Mar 2001 04:13:24 GMT
At 03:05  18/3/01 +1100, Tim Vernum wrote:
>> From: Yingsheng Xiao []
>> But my
>> project needs to be built from a DOM tree, instead of from a 
>> XML file. My
>> boss asked me to modify the ant source file to achieve this. 
>> But I want to
>> make sure if some one has done this before I start working.
>It is on the wishlist for Ant2, and (without prejudicing
> the vote) it will almost certainly be accepted.
>So I guess it depends on how soon you want it.

It also depends if you want a "standard" DOM like w3c/jdom/other as we will
probably have the DOM with the least overhead. The original ant was w3c DOM
based and it wasn't liked so it got the boot ;)



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