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From Steve Loughran <>
Subject Re: Eclipse, and and <import>
Date Mon, 12 Feb 2007 15:31:07 GMT
Dominique Devienne wrote:
> On 2/12/07, Steve Loughran <> wrote:
>> Netbeans 6.0m6 is pretty nice, ant1.7.0 is in there already, etc,etc.
>> But eclipse, well, it seems to have problems with build files that use
>> <import>
>> It seems to me that once you create an eclipse project from an existing
>> build file, it copies over your build.xml to its workspace, and when it
>> runs, <import> doesnt pick up any imported files, as the build file has
>> been moved -even though in the run the basedir property is set to the
>> original base dir.
>> Who else has encountered this? Is it a serious problem?
> Is it not more of an Eclipse issue?
> The simple fix is to use ${basedir} explicitly in the <import>, no?

breaks chaining though, doesnt it?

> Adding ways to resolve or not (and in what order) relative filenames
> against the basedir seems a bit much to me, and kinda opens a new can
> of worms I'd prefer us not to get into. i.e. I'd prefere to keep it
> simple, with the ${basedir} fix above. --DD
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