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From Kief Morris <>
Subject Re: Filtering paths into property files
Date Fri, 06 Jul 2001 10:26:06 GMT
Stefan Bodewig typed the following on 09:56 AM 7/6/2001 +0200
>On Fri, 06 Jul 2001, Kief Morris <> wrote:
>> The problem is when I use filtering to write the paths into the
>> properties file on the Windows platform. The paths, are correctly 
>> handled by ant (e.g. "c:\www\foo"), but those back-slashes
>> need to be escaped in order to work in the properties file:
>Hmm, can you use the optional propertyfile task instead?  It uses
> which should take care of all necessary escaping.

This looks like it could work, thanks for the pointer.


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