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From Prashant Reddy <>
Subject Re: using '/' as the separator for the elements
Date Thu, 14 Jun 2007 10:12:31 GMT
Is't it much easier to simply write a Java Program that uses String
Tokenizer to process the input and launches these commands ?

If you really really want to use ANT, just call up that Java class using
<java> task.

On Wed, 2007-06-13 at 23:26 -0700, Pritesh Saharey wrote:
> Hi All,
>        We had our product, whose one of command line tool is "mkranch",
> now if I use this command "mkbranch" it will create a branch for me on
> our server, its usage is like this
> Usage: mkbranch [flags] parent brname comment rooted [ownerid [groupid]]
> for example if I want to create a branch "foo/boo/goo3.1/goo3.1_SP1" and
> server name is "killme" than the usage will look like this
> mkbranch killme foo/boo/goo3.1/goo3.1_SP1 "Test branch" lilly 
> but when I try to run this command it gives me error called "Bad name".
> Now the problem is that if I want to create branch
> "foo/boo/goo3.1/goo3.1_SP1" than I need to give each element separately
> like this:
> mkbranch killme foo "Test branch" lilly
> mkbranch killme/foo  boo "Test branch" lilly
> mkbranch killme/foo/boo goo3.1 "Test branch" lilly
> mkbranch killme/foo/boo/goo3.1 goo3.1_SP1 "Test branch" lilly
> These will create the desired branch for me.
> So would like to know how can I do it using ANT, so that using '/' as
> separator and in loop I can create branch in one shot, instead writing 4
> or 5 time the same command.
> Thanks in advance.
> Wishes,
> Pritesh 
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