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From Peter Reilly <peter.rei...@corvil.com>
Subject Re: replacing commented text - Regexp
Date Fri, 19 Dec 2003 11:03:09 GMT
You need to use the "g" flag to replace all the occuances.

Peter
momo momo wrote:

> Hi,
> first of all, thank you for your help I really appreciate it.
>
> but I am now stuck with another problem:
> I have the file:
>
> #Jdbc
> #environnement A :
> #project.key1=123
> #project.system.key2=ABD
> #comment: bla bla bla bla
>
> and I would like to delete the "#" char in front of the line that 
> begins by "project"
> to have that:
>
> #Jdbc
> #environnement A :
> project.key1=123
> project.system.key2=ABD
> #comment: bla bla bla bla
>
> so I use a thing that works but I am not really satisfied:
> In my Ant file I use 2 similar targets that calls each other (because 
> a target cannot call itself!) and remove a "#" each time they are 
> executed. The stop condition is the matchfile condition, I test if the 
> file has benn change. It is not pretty nice, just take a look:
>
> <target name="decomment" unless="file.match">
>     <copy file="${workdir}\Test.txt" tofile="${workdir}\Test3.txt" 
> overwrite="true"/>
>     <replaceregexp file="${workdir}\Test.txt"
>         match="(.*)#(project.*)"
>         replace="\1\2"
>         flags="s"
>     />
>     <condition property="file.match">
>         <filesmatch file1="${workdir}\Test.txt" 
> file2="${workdir}\Test3.txt"/>
>     </condition>
>     <antcall target="decomment2"/>
> </target>
>
>
> <target name="decomment2" unless="file.match">
>     <copy file="${workdir}\Test.txt" tofile="${workdir}\Test3.txt" 
> overwrite="true"/>
>     <replaceregexp file="${workdir}\Test.txt"
>         match="(.*)#(project.*)"
>         replace="\1\2"
>         flags="s"
>     />
>     <condition property="file.match">
>         <filesmatch file1="${workdir}\Test.txt" 
> file2="${workdir}\Test3.txt"/>
>     </condition>
>     <antcall target="decomment"/>
> </target>
>
> so I wonder if there is not anotherway to do that?
> Momo
>
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