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From Stefan Bodewig <>
Subject Re: Property vs. user property - what's the difference?
Date Wed, 15 Feb 2006 04:53:51 GMT
On Tue, 14 Feb 2006, Ian Pilcher <> wrote:

> Can someone explain the difference between a property and a user
> property (or the difference between Project.setProperty and
> Project.setUserProperty)?

user properties are the properties defined on the command line or as
nested <property> elements in <ant> tasks.  They are even more
immutable than plain properties and are passed down to child builds
accross <ant> even if inheritall is false.


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