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From "Peter Reilly" <peter.kitt.rei...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Using for loop
Date Wed, 20 Jun 2007 16:48:52 GMT
Yes,
with ant1.6's <macrodef> and <import>, and with
ant-contib's <if>, <var> and <for>, there
should be no need to generate a build file.

Peter


On 6/20/07, Anderson, Rob (Global Trade) <Rob.Anderson@nike.com> wrote:
> Generating a build2.xml file from another build file seems like a weird
> thing to do. This is probably not the advice you are looking for, but I
> suggest finding a different way to accomplish your goals. I cannot think
> of a schenario that would require this, and I think you may be able to
> accomplish your goals a lot easier.
>
> -Rob A
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: arijit [mailto:ghosh.arijit@wipro.com]
> > Sent: Wednesday, June 20, 2007 7:19 AM
> > To: user@ant.apache.org
> > Subject: Using for loop
> >
> >
> > I am trying to dynamically generate build2.xml by executing
> > build1.xml. I have a build2_template.xml file and a property
> > file. build2.xml is generated by reading the
> > build2_template.xml and providing inputs to it through the
> > property file.
> >
> > a series of similar code needs to be written in build2.xml
> > file which is a repititive work. So I was thinking of using
> > some for - loop to write codes like
> >
> > <property name="testN" value="TEST-N"/>
> >
> > in build2_template.xml
> >
> > where N could be from 1 to some value which is defined in the
> > property file.
> > the property file is loaded in build1.xml
> >
> > Any suggestion ?
> >
> >
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