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From Raja Nagendra Kumar <>
Subject Re: Performance of Ant <antcall>
Date Wed, 30 Sep 2009 09:38:30 GMT

Yes, I could but I loose the flexibility of calling from command line.

To our surprise.. when such a changes are done, they work from xml but it
does not work custom task (based on project.createTask() and execute() )


Stefan Bodewig wrote:
> On 2009-09-30, Raja Nagendra Kumar <> wrote:
>> On a professional product build scripts, we see the need for calling many
>> times <antcall> to call a particular target. However due to isolation
>> level
>> for this target calls.. there is a huge penalty on performance.
>> Is there a way to call another target in the same build context and with
>> no
>> isolation needed.
> Isn't there any way you could turn your target into a <macrodef>?
> Stefan
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