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From Erik Hatcher <>
Subject Re: patternset - including/excluding toggle...
Date Wed, 14 Aug 2002 18:30:30 GMT
Thats one way. Another option is if your patternset is a simple string 
to assign it to a property and use it in both cases that way.

Or perhaps the new Selector stuff could be leveraged with a <not> in one 

Stevens, Brigham wrote:
> OK... I think I have the answer: using includesfile and excludes file
> instead of a pure patternset... This would allow me to use the same list
> in multiple places, but toggle... 
> Is this the best/only way to do it? I would rather keep it all inline in
> the build file.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Stevens, Brigham 
> Sent: Wednesday, August 14, 2002 11:11 AM
> To:
> Subject: patternset - including/excluding toggle...
> I have a pattern set that I want to be included in one step (both in jar
> and copy tasks), but then the same patternset to be excluded in a
> different task (again both in jar and copy). The goal is to have a task
> that builds and deploys only a subset of the project, where the rest of
> the project always exludes these same files. I didn't see on a fileset
> how a patternset could be used, toggling the include/exclude.
> Thanks in advance,
> --brigham
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