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From Jan.Mate...@rzf.fin-nrw.de
Subject AW: Making copy NEVER overwrite
Date Tue, 22 Mar 2005 13:19:43 GMT
<modified> selector?

Jan

> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: David Resnick [mailto:abunetta@gmail.com]
> Gesendet am: Dienstag, 22. März 2005 14:19
> An: 'Ant Users List'
> Betreff: RE: Making copy NEVER overwrite
> 
> Thanks for the suggestion. 
> 
> The problem with that is that I would need to set failonerror 
> to off, but I
> don't want to do that.
> 
> -David
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jan.Materne@rzf.fin-nrw.de [mailto:Jan.Materne@rzf.fin-nrw.de] 
> Sent: Tuesday, March 22, 2005 13:41
> To: user@ant.apache.org
> Subject: AW: Making copy NEVER overwrite
> 
> set the read-only flag to the files?
> 
> Jan
> 
> > -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> > Von: David Resnick [mailto:abunetta@gmail.com]
> > Gesendet am: Dienstag, 22. März 2005 11:40
> > An: 'Ant Users List'
> > Betreff: Making copy NEVER overwrite
> > 
> > I am making a backup of some files which I then filter back into the
> > original. Unfortunately, because of the way the targets are 
> > set up,  this is
> > done more than once. I want the copy task to perform the 
> > backup only if the
> > backup files don't exist. Setting overwrite to false doesn't 
> > help me because
> > the second time around the original is newer than the backup.
> > 
> >  
> > 
> > Can anyone think of a way of preventing the copy target from 
> > copying if the
> > file already exists?
> > 
> >  
> > 
> > Thanks, David
> > 
> > 
> 
> 
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