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From "Jon Skeet" <>
Subject RE: Importing files - at the end of the file or not?
Date Thu, 27 Oct 2005 09:53:11 GMT
> > They claim that an imported file is added to the *end* of the 
> > importing file. That would suggest to me that top-level 
> tasks in the 
> > imported file would get executed *after* the top-level 
> tasks in the importing file.
> I was wrong. I found out I was wrong last week. I will go 
> back and change the document.
> In Ant1.6.0 the imports where tacked in at the end, but 
> somewhere between then and ant1.6.5 imports were fixed to go 
> in inline.
> Sorry jon.

No problem - I'm glad it works the way it now does! (That does sound
like a scarily breaking change though.)
> Note also that that doc is about ant1.7. Some bits of it are 
> untrue w.r.t Ant1.6 :)

That's okay - as far as I can see, you've been very careful to label
which bits are 1.7-specific.

> > On a side-note - it's nice to be back on the list :)
> welcome back. I believe you still have write access to the 
> -now SVN- repository.

That's a sobering thought.


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