ant-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Francisco Areas Guimaraes" <francisco_ar...@hotmail.com>
Subject Confusing description
Date Wed, 03 Dec 2003 16:07:40 GMT
In the Ant Manual(http://ant.apache.org/manual/index.html), in the 
description of the environment attribute of the property 
task(http://ant.apache.org/manual/CoreTasks/property.html), it says that the 
environment variables *will* be case-sensitive, even if in the underlying 
system it isn´t, so the variable inside ant will be ${env.Path} and not 
${env.PATH} in win2k.

That´s not true, if you define the variable as 'PATH', ${env.Path} won´t 
work, but ${env.PATH} will. I think that last phrase should be rephrased 
from:

it will be ${env.Path} not ${env.PATH} on Windows 2000.

to:

if you defined your varibale as 'Path' in Windows 2000, it will be 
${env.Path}

I think it will be clearer this way.

Sincerely,
Francisco Areas Guimaraes

_________________________________________________________________
MSN Messenger: instale grátis e converse com seus amigos. 
http://messenger.msn.com.br


---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: user-unsubscribe@ant.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: user-help@ant.apache.org


Mime
View raw message