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From Guru Balse <guru.ba...@oracle.com>
Subject Re: How do I get <exec> 's output back into my ant script?
Date Thu, 08 Sep 2005 17:38:16 GMT
```S I:

I am sure there are many solutions.  The first one that comes to my mind is to write the necessary
string(s) out to a file (in the perl script) and then load the string(s) to a property in

S I wrote:
>
> Hi
>
> I'm not quiet sure how to do this?  I wrote a perl script to parse out the
> revision number out of SVN logs.  I call this perl script from my Ant
> build.xml by using <exec> like so
>
> <exec executable="perl c:\revision.pl" os="Windows_NT" resultproperty="?"
> output="?" />
>
> <echo message="\${output}" />
>
> I have no clue how to get the perl scripts final result back into my ant
> script.  Am I on the right track using exec?
>
> Thanks
>
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