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From Conor MacNeill <>
Subject Re: Specifying the version in the <manifest> task
Date Wed, 26 Jun 2002 14:34:43 GMT
Mike Stopper wrote:
> If I try to add a Manifest-Version attribute to a MANIFEST.MF file that 
> I'm creating from scratch, I basically wind up with two entries--one at 
> the top that says
>         Manifest-Version: 1.0
> and then later on mine shows up.  This results in an invalid MANIFEST 
> format, since you're only supposed to specify this tag once!!

It's a bug. I have just committed a fix to the 1.5 branch.

> Is there any way to change the manifest version via the manifest task or 
> will it always provide this value for me??  It even looks like the 
> ordering of attributes, even though implied from the build script may be 
> (slightly) non-deterministic in the actual produced MANIFEST.MF file???

In 1.5 the order will largely be as specified in the build file although 
some attributes, including the version and signature version must occur at 
the top.


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