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From <Jan.Mate...@rzf.fin-nrw.de>
Subject AW: How to access the basedir of ANOTHER project in Eclipse?
Date Wed, 29 Oct 2008 05:40:48 GMT
Ok, I thought you want to Ant to search the other project, which isnt possible.
But Eclipse knows that and could provide that information (like Carlos and Matt said).
But in that case a CI tool must provide that information too.

Jan 

>-----Urspr√ľngliche Nachricht-----
>Von: Matt Benson [mailto:gudnabrsam@yahoo.com] 
>Gesendet: Dienstag, 28. Oktober 2008 19:27
>An: Ant Users List
>Betreff: Re: How to access the basedir of ANOTHER project in Eclipse?
>
>If you just have your projects all checked out
>directly into the workspace, there's no real trick to
>using:
>
><property name="workspaceRoot" location=".." />
>
>Alternatively you could possibly add such a property
>to your base Ant config in Eclipse, but since I'm not
>using that there may be some reason I don't presently
>recall.  ;)
>
>HTH,
>Matt
>
>--- Carlos Ortiz <chrono.dark@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Actually it is posible but you must run the
>> build.xml as a external
>> tool in eclipse then  send  as a argument
>> 
>>  -D<property>=<value>
>> 
>> Yet there is a small trick since ${workspace_loc}
>> variable won't work
>> you have to create a new variable with the same
>> value of
>> ${workspace_loc}
>> 
>> for example
>> MyVar=/home/myuser/myworkspace/
>> 
>> Then you can do
>> 
>>  -DMyproperty=${MyVar}/projectBBB/src
>> 
>> That should to the trick
>> 
>> 
>> 2008/10/28 <Jan.Materne@rzf.fin-nrw.de>
>> >
>> > AFAIK you cant:
>> > - Ant doesnt know anything about Eclipse.
>> > - An Eclipse workspace knows its projects but a
>> project does not know its workspace.
>> >  Therefore parsing the .classpath and .project
>> files wouldnt help.
>> >
>> > Jan
>> >
>> > >-----Urspr√ľngliche Nachricht-----
>> > >Von: Ben Stover [mailto:bxstover@yahoo.co.uk]
>> > >Gesendet: Montag, 27. Oktober 2008 23:27
>> > >An: user@ant.apache.org
>> > >Betreff: How to access the basedir of ANOTHER
>> project in Eclipse?
>> > >
>> > >Assume I use a build.xml in Project AAA.
>> > >As part of a property definition I want to define
>> a folder from
>> > >ANOTHER project BBB within the same Eclipse
>> installation.
>> > >
>> > >However the actual path should NOT be entered
>> directly (=absolute) but
>> > >relative to the current workspace. It should go
>> similar like:
>> > >
>> > ><property name="seconddir"
>> >
>> >value="${basedirofcurrentworkspace}/projectBBB/src"
>> />
>> > >
>> > >How can I refer this external dir with Ant?
>> > >
>> > >
>> > >Ben
>> > >
>> > >
>> > >
>> > >
>> >
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