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From "Helliwell, Matthew" <>
Subject RE: A Question about conditional property setup
Date Mon, 04 Jun 2001 15:14:33 GMT
How about something like:
<target name="Build" depends="DevBuild,UATBuild">
<target name="DevBuild" unless="build.num">
    <property name="project.base" value="C:\ProjHome\ViewName" />
<target name="DevBuild" if="build.num">
    <property name="project.base" value="c:\ProjHome\ViewName\BuildNum" />
I've got some configuration problems at the moment so I haven't actually
typed this in, but its pretty similar to what I'm doing to control Unix vs.
Windows builds.

-----Original Message-----
From: O'Hara, Patrick []
Sent: 04 June 2001 16:06
To: Ant User Mailing List (E-mail)
Subject: A Question about conditional property setup

I am using Ant 1.3 on Win2K to do both developer and release builds.  A
Release build will have build.num set to the build number.  A Developer
build will have build.num set to nothing.  I want to define a project.base
property with the following characteristics:  If build.num is set the base
should be C:\ProjHome\ViewName\BuildNum.  If build.num is set to nothing
then the project.base should be C:\ProjHome\ViewName.  

I have looked at the if and unless attributes and I do not see a way to use
these to set the value.  For now I am setting it with a environment
variable.  Any help will be appreciated.

Patrick D O'Hara 
N17 W24222 Riverwood Dr, 
Suite 330 
Waukesha, WI 53188-1162 
(262)408-3840 Fax 

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