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From "Peter Reilly" <peter.kitt.rei...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Best way to perform this type of conditonal test in ANT
Date Fri, 21 Sep 2007 13:26:39 GMT
Opp, I hit send by accident, (gmail does not have
the same key shortcuts as emacs).
<project>
   <target name="init">
       <available file="lib/pmd.jar" property="pmd.jar"/>
   <target>
   <target name="pmd" depends="init" if="pmd.jar">
     ... do pmd stuff
   <target>
</project>



On 9/21/07, Peter Reilly <peter.kitt.reilly@gmail.com> wrote:
> <project>
>    <target name="init">
>       <available file="lib/pmd.jar" property="pmd.jar"/>
>    <target>
>
>
>
> On 9/21/07, Eric Wood <EWood@llbean.com> wrote:
> > I want to only call a target ( _pmd ) if the property "pmd.jar" is set.
> >
> >     <target name="perform-pmd" if="pmd.jar" >
> >         <runtarget target="_pmd" />
> >     </target>
> >
> >     <target name="_pmd"
> > depends="pmd-init,find-pmd-java-files,modified-java-pmd,new-java-pmd" />
> >
> >
> > The problem I have with the code above is that runtarget seems to run in
> > its own JVM so properties that are set in there that I need to reference
> > later are not available after it runs.  Also, if I add the "if" clause
> > to the _pmd target, the depends are processed first.
> >
> > How do I best handle the conditional execution of a target without using
> > either antcall or runtarget?
> >
>

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