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From "Dominique Devienne" <ddevie...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Calling a String
Date Thu, 19 Jul 2007 14:40:20 GMT
You could maybe create a <macrodef> that wraps your <echo> with all
the variables. --DD

On 7/19/07, Joshua Wunder <Joshua@cerylion.net> wrote:
> Hello All!!
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> First time writing to the list.  I'm working for a Software Design
> company that works primarily in JAVA.  I work in the Production
> department, and started using ANT a month or two ago to automate our
> processes.
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> So - I am stuck on something
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> I would like to create a documentation of my processes thru a CSV file.
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> The way my ANT works, I use a loop to process each file individually,
> and the various details about the file [name, path, datemodified, action
> performed with the file, etc] are echoed to a file with comma delimiters
> to allow for filtering and sorting in Excel.
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> Here's my problem, I currently echo a full string of variables for each
> file in each area I process files in different ways.  The problem with
> this is that if I want to make a change, I need to change the string of
> variables in every location I create this log.  I'd like to be able to
> have some form of reference to a string that I can call in various
> places, but only need to change in one.
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> Making a property with other properties doesn't work because properties
> sets the value with the ${} and doesn't allow for them to be replaced.
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> I'd appreciate if anyone has any ideas.
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> I hope that my description is clear.  If not, please ask away ...
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> TIA,
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> Josh
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> Joshua Wunder
> Production Engineer
> Cerylion Israel
> 39 HaShaked Street
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> Israel
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