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From Butch Clark <>
Subject Re: [[antlist] passing command line argument to a task]
Date Wed, 25 Jul 2001 13:46:53 GMT
"T Master" <> wrote:
> How would I pass a command line argument to a task?

You can use the -D argument.  The name will be the variable name within your
Ant script, and the value will be, well, the value :)

For example:

ant -Dmydir=tst

Inside the ant script you can get the value of mydir like so:

<echo message="mydir value = ${mydir}."/>


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