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From Justin Maurer <jmau...@defywire.com>
Subject Re: Difficulty with "unless" attribute
Date Thu, 12 Jun 2003 15:49:49 GMT
Yep, sorry. Couldn't cut & paste between machines :)

On Thu, 2003-06-12 at 11:43, Jacob Kjome wrote:
> Well, you are missing an end quote on the unless atrrbute, although that 
> might just be a typo.
> 
> Jake
> 
> At 11:40 AM 6/12/2003 -0400, you wrote:
> >Greetings,
> >
> >         Much FAQ-reading and Google searching has led me here. I'm having 
> > some difficulty with the "unless" attribute of the <target> task. I have 
> > a target, currently named init, with the sole purpose of setting a 
> > property to be used as a buildstamp. Presently, it looks like this:
> >
> ><target name="init" unless="buildstamp>
> >         <tstamp>
> >                 <format property="buildstamp" pattern="yyyyMMdd-HHmm"/>
> >         </tstamp>
> >         <property name="buildstamp" value="blah"/>
> ></target>
> >
> >(the <property name...> doesn't affect the results - i put it in just to 
> >be sure the property was being set...). I can refer to ${buildstamp} later 
> >in the file, once this target has been executed, but this target _keeps_ 
> >getting run, and buildstamp keeps getting changed (the lowest-level module 
> >we have depends on init, other resources depend on this module..).
> >
> >Thanks for any assistance, my sincerest apologies if I've asked a silly 
> >question (I checked the FAQs!)!
> >
> >
> >Justin Maurer
> >Software Configuration Engineer
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