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From "Oleg S. Estekhin" <oleg-estek...@yandex.ru>
Subject RE: Pause Task?
Date Sat, 15 May 2004 15:46:53 GMT
Hi

You can use the <input> task, but it will be quite nagging because it displays small
dialog.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Robert Mark Bram [mailto:relaxedrob@optusnet.com.au]
> Sent: Saturday, May 15, 2004 7:28 PM
> To: Ant
> Subject: Pause Task?
> 
> 
> Hi All!
> 
> I have a batch file that I would like to convert to an and build file.
> 
> It has a number of tasks that must be initialised consecutively, but 
> initialisation takes an arbitrary length of time to complete. 
> Therefore my 
> batch file waits for the user to press a button between each task before 
> launching the next one. It uses "pause" to do this.
> 
> Is there a portable way to do this with ANT. I realise there is "waitfor" 
> but this will not work - because each of the consecutive tasks still runs 
> after initialisation.
> 
> The job actually starts a series of four server apps up.. in order. The 
> user has to wait for each one to initialise (and there be up and running) 
> before initialising the next one.
> 
> I also realise I could just have the user type in four ant commands.. but 
> I would like have a way to launch all four with one Target and user 
> intervention.
> 
> Any ideas would be most appreciated!
> 
> Rob
> :)
> 
> -- 
> Robert Mark Bram
> B.Comp.(Systems Development/Business Systems)
> B.Net.Comp.(Hons)
> Doctor of Philosophy Student
> 
> School of Network Computing
> Faculty of Information Technology
> Monash University
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> Frankston, VIC 3199
> AUSTRALIA
> 
> Phone:  61 3 9904 4394
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