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From Rapthor <>
Subject Re: ANT task to process properties-files into static class
Date Tue, 02 Jan 2007 21:45:55 GMT

Rapthor wrote:
> Donald McLean wrote:
>> Really? That sounds like a case of "The cure is worse than the disease."
>> I can't imagine a single case where something like that would be a 
>> better solution than the three or four techniques for providing static 
>> attributes that I'm already familiar with.
>> However, of course, YMMV.
> Hmm you mean I should leave the properties file out and create a static
> class instead? That sounds useful ... On the first attempt I wanted to use
> JAVAs Properties-class and so I used properties-files as base.
> Did I get you right?

Now I remember: I wanted to be able to change configuration values at
runtime. I would just have to provide a mechanism to reload the Properties
instance with the file. But the mechanism to create a static class does not
confirm with that idea.
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