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From "Anderson, Rob (Global Trade)" <>
Subject RE: Can one effect the parent build process from subant?
Date Wed, 17 Aug 2005 21:26:10 GMT
Properties are immutable. You could probably touch a file in the subant task, and then test
whether or not it exists in the calling environment, or something like that.

-Rob A

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jon Schewe []
> Sent: Wednesday, August 17, 2005 2:22 PM
> To: Ant Users List
> Subject: Can one effect the parent build process from subant?
> I've got a build.xml that's being executed as part of a subant task.
> I'd like to change the value of a property in the calling 
> environment so
> that when control goes back to the parent buildfile the new property
> value is seen.  Is that possible with ant?
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