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From "Erik Hatcher" <>
Subject Re: property problems
Date Wed, 12 Dec 2001 04:32:32 GMT
Properties can be modified using the <property> sub-element of <ant> (which
is what I'm assuming you're using to call a sub-component build, right?)

Are you setting inheritAll?

What version of Ant are you using?  Could you provide a simple example of
what is not working as you'd like?


----- Original Message -----
From: "Nathan Coast" <>
To: "Ant User (E-mail)" <>
Sent: Tuesday, December 11, 2001 2:46 PM
Subject: property problems

> Hi,
> I have a scenario where in the process of building a component,
> sub-components are built. In doing so, a generic build file is used to
> the top level component.  This generic build file calls the sub-component
> build files. these files in turn can call the generic build file (with
> different values for properties).  The problem I'm seeing is that the
> properties in the generic script aren't being updated the second time into
> the file.
> is updating of properties like this legal?
> Cheers
> Nathan
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