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From "Scot P. Floess" <flo...@mindspring.com>
Subject Re: Unix commads behaving different in Ant task
Date Mon, 08 May 2006 17:26:21 GMT
That won't work as a shell expands the asterisk....

Anderson, Rob (Global Trade) wrote:
> Your usage of the find command is incorrect. To find all the jars in
> ./myDir you would run the following:
>
> Find ./myDir -name *.jar 
>
> You should change the arg line to:
>
> <arg line="$basedir}/myDir -name *.jar"/>
>
> -Rob A
>
>   
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Venkat Kotu [mailto:vkotu@porticosys.com] 
>> Sent: Friday, May 05, 2006 11:42 AM
>> To: user@ant.apache.org
>> Subject: Unix commads behaving different in Ant task
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>>  
>>
>> I have a situation where in I need to find all the .jar files 
>> in  a directory and write it to a temp file. 
>>
>>  
>>
>> The command from the prompt is : find myDir/*.jar and it 
>> lists all the .jar files from myDir directory.
>>
>>  
>>
>> The ant target defined for the purpose is:
>>
>>  
>>
>> <target name="list.jars">
>>
>>             <exec os="unix" executable="find" 
>> outputproperty="temp.txt">
>>
>>                         <arg line="$basedir}/myDir/*.jar"/>
>>
>>             </exec>
>>
>>  </target>
>>
>>  
>>
>> This does not return any thing.
>>
>>  
>>
>> What I am doing wrong?
>>
>>  
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>> Venkat Kotu
>>
>>  
>>
>>  
>>
>>
>>     
>
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