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From "Paul Duncan" <>
Subject RE: Ant Property Names
Date Wed, 08 Feb 2006 08:41:22 GMT

Thanks for the reply; that answers my question perfectly.


-----Original Message-----
From: Stefan Bodewig [] 
Sent: Wednesday, February 08, 2006 4:54 AM
Subject: Re: Ant Property Names

On Tue, 7 Feb 2006, Paul Duncan <> wrote:

> How long can an Ant Property name be?

No limit.

> What characters am I allowed to put in an Ant property name?

Any.  But you won't be able to use a property whose name contains the
character } from inside your build file.

Also XML sets certain limits on the characters you can use inside the
build file (characters < 32 except for the whitespace characters are
illegal, for example).


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