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From Peter Reilly <peter.rei...@corvil.com>
Subject Re: Nested property value de-referencing. Possible???
Date Tue, 16 Dec 2003 20:05:14 GMT
You need to use propertycopy from ant-contrib.

Peter
Hawkins, Keith wrote:

>Say you have a property called env set to a value of "qa"  and you have a
>property called qa.install.dir  set to /local/install/qa.
>
>Is it possible to do something  like the following
>
>	<property name="installDir"   value="${$env}.install.dir}" />
>	<echo "Install dir = ${installDir} "/>
>
>and have the echo spit out Install dir = /local/install/qa
>
>If nested dereferencing is not possible, what is the standard ant approach
>to handling these situations?
>
>Thanks,
>Keith
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