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From detlef.bren...@canoo.com
Subject Re: ANT 1.5.1: Two property files: Property values not resolved
Date Tue, 11 Feb 2003 13:11:24 GMT
the example below works fine for me.


make sure that no typos are within property file abc.P.properties and in the 
buildfile.


Maybe there is a empty string in 'P.refid'.






detlef


Quoting "Hagen, Christian" <chagen@init-ka.de>:




> Hi,


> 


> even searching docs and archives did not help me with the following


> issue:


> 


> I have got two property files:


> 


> abc.P.properties:


> P.refid = xyz


> P.display.somevalue = ABC


> P.display.refname = ${C.display.name}


> 


> xyz.C.properties:


> C.display.name = Name of XYZ


> 


> 


> The entry "P.refid" in "abc.P.properties" is used to resolve the name of


> the second property file (here: "xyz.C.properties"). The property


> "P.display.refname" by default references another property set in the


> "*.C.properties".


> 


> I do load the two property files with


> 


> <property file="abc.P.properties"/>


> <property file="${P.refid}.C.properties"/>


> 


> When setting verbose mode, there are warnings after the first file, that


> some properties (ie. "C.display.name") have not been set, which is


> perfectly clear.


> 


> The problem is, that after reading the second property file, I inserted


> some echo tasks to output the property values. The result is similar to


> 


> "P.display.refname : ${C.display.name}"


> 


> which means that the property has not been resolved.


> 


> Question: Is there any way to trigger ANT to resolve the properties


> again? Or should the example above work anyway?


> 


> 


> Thanks in advance.


> 


> Greetings


> Chris


> 


> 


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