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From Manik Surtani <manik.surt...@silkroad.co.uk>
Subject Re: newbie: Now to append newline.
Date Mon, 03 Dec 2001 15:18:26 GMT
How about enclosing it in CDATA tags?

E.g.,
<echo ....><![CDATA[

]]></echo>

?

Cheers,
Manik

Stefan Bodewig wrote:

>From: Stefan Bodewig <bodewig@apache.org>
>
>><echo file="${classes.dir}/properties/release.txt" append="true">
>></echo>
>>
>
>OK, this doesn't work because of XML's notion of ignorable
>whitespace.  We could "fix" that by supporting the xml:space attribute
>as described in the XML spec
><http://www.w3.org/TR/1998/REC-xml-19980210#sec-white-space>, but an
>easier solution to the specifc problem is:
>
><echo file="${classes.dir}/properties/release.txt" 
>      append="true"
>      message="${line.separator}" />
>
>which will always append the "newline" character appropriate for the
>current operating system.  Alternatives go along the lines of
>
><echo file="${classes.dir}/properties/release.txt" 
>      append="true"
>      message="&#13;&#10;" />
>
>for a carriage-return line-feed sequence.
>
>Stefan
>
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