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From Peter Vogel <pvo...@arsin.com>
Subject RE: looping (RE: Foreach task)
Date Sun, 10 Jun 2001 07:47:20 GMT
Because our parents (oops, I mean "the ant committers") are
trying to shelter us from "dangerous ideas".

We're all just a bunch of ignorant children who cannot be trusted
to use a tool intelligently...

-Peter

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mike Groezinger [mailto:mike@grozinger.net]
> Sent: Friday, June 01, 2001 11:49 PM
> To: ant-user@jakarta.apache.org
> Subject: Re: looping (RE: Foreach task)
> 
> 
> Hi There,
> 
> the foreach task is also what I'm looking for!
> What I don't understand: Why isn't it included in the CVS rep. in the
> taskdefs.optional package (at least I can't find it)? 
> Where can I get the latest and maintained version ?
> 
> Cheers
> Mike
> 
> 
> "Nasgowitz, Mark (MED, GEMS-IT)" schrieb:
> > 
> > Thanks Chris,
> > The foreach task with the truncate option is just what I need!
> > The problem is that I have been using ant for build, test 
> and publish
> > results for C code but am unfamiliar with Java. Is it 
> possible to get
> > the tasks 'pre-compiled' so they can be dropped in? I plan 
> on learning
> > Java but time does not permit.
> > 
> > Thanks for any help.
> > Mark
> > 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Christopher Berry [mailto:christopher.berry@etrade.com]
> > Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2001 10:34 AM
> > To: 'ant-user@jakarta.apache.org'
> > Subject: RE: looping (RE: Foreach task)
> > 
> > Greetings,
> > 
> > In keeping with the spirit of this marvelous list, I am 
> posting back an
> > updated version of the optional <foreach> Task. It had a 
> bug in it which
> > I
> > have fixed. In addition, I have also added a type="truncate", which
> > passes
> > on only the base filename. (i.e. a file named myfile.tar.gz 
> will show up
> > as
> > myfile in the target)
> > 
> > Cheers,
> > -- Chris
> > 
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Christopher Berry [mailto:christopher.berry@etrade.com]
> > > Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2001 9:22 PM
> > > To: 'ant-user@jakarta.apache.org'
> > > Subject: RE: looping
> > >
> > >
> > > This looks like just what the doctor ordered. I'm sorry I
> > > missed it on my
> > > search of the archives -- I searched on "loop"....
> > > Thanks (yet again) Diane.
> > > Cheers,
> > > -- Chris
> > >
> > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > From: Diane Holt [mailto:holtdl@yahoo.com]
> > > > Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2001 8:28 PM
> > > > To: ant-user@jakarta.apache.org
> > > > Subject: Re: looping
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > A <foreach> task that may do what you need was submitted to
> > > > the list by
> > > > Tim Vernum. You can find the original in the archives at:
> > > >   http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=ant-dev&m=98803020500754&w=2
> > > >
> > > > And a follow-up version by Chris Greenlee with a "type"
> > > > attribute added
> > > > at:
> > > >   http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=ant-dev&m=98842104504477&w=2
> > > >
> > > > Diane
> > > >
> > > > --- Christopher Berry <christopher.berry@etrade.com> wrote:
> > > > > Greetings,
> > > > >
> > > > > I am attempting to accomplish the following: For an 
> unknown set of
> > > > > TAR.GZ
> > > > > files in a directory, loop over these files and unpack each.
> > > > >
> > > > > I checked the archives and do not see a Ant solution for
> > > > this problem.
> > > > > Is
> > > > > that correct??
> > > > >
> > > > > Some have suggested that this should be done w/ XSLT. 
> Is that "The
> > > > > Way"?? If
> > > > > so, could someone provide a HowTo for this approach??
> > > > >
> > > > > Or should I write a Task of my own??
> > > > >
> > > > > Thanks very much,
> > > > > -- Chris
> > > > >
> > > > > Chris Berry  --- christopher.berry@etrade.com  -- 512-323-9479
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > =====
> > > > (holtdl@yahoo.com)
> > > >
> > > >
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