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From Douglas Kramer <Douglas.Kra...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: Ant: pathelement relative?
Date Wed, 02 Feb 2005 20:53:19 GMT
SunOS  (Solaris 9 on SPARC)

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   SunOS dooghome 5.9 Generic_112233-12 sun4u sparc SUNW,Sun-Blade-100

Follow-up question -- how do I provide an absolute path

-Doug

Matt Benson wrote:
> what OS are you running on?
> 
> -Matt
> 
> --- Douglas Kramer <Douglas.Kramer@Sun.COM> wrote:
> 
> 
>>Does pathelement take only a relative path?
>>
>>This page:
>>http://ant.apache.org/manual/using.html#projects
>>says:
>>
>>     <classpath>
>>        <pathelement path="${classpath}"/>
>>        <pathelement location="lib/helper.jar"/>
>>     </classpath>
>>
>>   The location attribute specifies a single file or
>>directory relative
>>   to the project's base directory (or an absolute
>>filename),
>>
>>I assume "absolute filename" means "abolute path". 
>>(What else could
>>it mean?)
>>
>>But when I try an abolute path, it fails:
>>
>>     <classpath>
>>        <pathelement
>>path="/Users/programs/jdk1.5.0/lib/tools.jar" />
>>     </classpath>
>>
>>With this error:
>>
>>    dropping
>>
> 
> /Users/dkramer/javadoc/mifdoclet/ws/dkramer-1.4b1-1.5b1/make/"/Users/programs/jdk1.5.0/lib/tools.jar"
> 
>>from 
>>path as it doesn't exist
>>
>>where basedir is
>>
>>   
>>
> 
> /Users/dkramer/javadoc/mifdoclet/ws/dkramer-1.4b1-1.5b1/make/
> 
>>Must pathelement be relative?  What does "or
>>absolute filename" mean?
>>
>>-Doug
>>
>>
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