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From "Dominique Devienne" <ddevie...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: testing to see if a file contains a string
Date Wed, 26 Jul 2006 20:06:21 GMT
Good catch. I had missed the introduction of this condition in 1.6.3.
Thanks, --DD

On 7/26/06, Andrew Goktepe <andrewgoktepe@gmail.com> wrote:
> You can also do this:
>
> <condition property="found.match">
>  <isfileselected file="myfile.txt">
>    <contains text="mystring" />
>  </isfileselected>
> </condition>
>
> See http://ant.apache.org/manual/CoreTypes/selectors.html
>
> -Andrew
>
> On 7/26/06, Dominique Devienne <ddevienne@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > Use <loadfile> but with a nested <linercontains> filter, so the
> > property will be empty when the string is not found, which avoid
> > storing the whole file in the property. Then test whether the property
> > is empty or not with a condition. Wrap the whole thing in a macro for
> > convenience and expressiveness. --DD
> >
> > On 7/26/06, EJ Ciramella <ejciramella@upromise.com> wrote:
> > > Is there some easy way to do this, or must I use <loadfile> then test
to
> > > see if the property contains the string I'm looking for?
> > >
> > > I could have sworn there was an easy way to do this, but I can't find it
> > > now...
> >
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