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From Steve Loughran <>
Subject Re: Replace toekn with file contents
Date Tue, 18 Mar 2003 17:21:55 GMT
Sloan Seaman wrote:
> Not really.
> I have to come up with a scheme to have 4-5 developers write different
> pieces of a web app that uses the same struts-config.xml and not have them
> kill each others work or fight over locks via version control.
> So I figured I would have them (in their respective branches) have
> action.xml, formbean.xml, etc files and then the master build file would
> include these files and put them into the final struts-config.xml file.
> Any other ideas are more than welcome...
> I'll take a quick look at XDoclet as well...

Move to Xdoclet. Never edit XML files again. Well, apart from the ant 
ones :)

Seriously, it gives you much better team scalability, with all the 
bindings living by the code that uses them -it works for web.xml, 
taglibs and other drudge work too.

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