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From Matt Benson <gudnabr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: How to get the last folder name?
Date Fri, 03 Sep 2010 14:32:26 GMT
Your example should work if you only use ${toString:_lastname}.  References are not properties.

HTH,
Matt

On Sep 3, 2010, at 9:27 AM, P.N. wrote:

> 
> Hello!
> 
> I want to get the path to the last child folder in some parent directory. Tried this:
> 
>        <path id="_lastname">
>            <last>
>                <sort>
>                    <fileset dir="C:\my\parent"/>
>                </sort>
>            </last>
>        </path>
>        <property name="_lastname2" location="${_lastname}"/>
>        <echoproperties/>
> 
> Doesn't work :-(
> 
> I'd also like to get the last one of a collection of folders, e.g.
> C:\my\parent\xyz*
> 
> It seems, there're so many filters and tasks, I'd guess it should be possible somehow
- any good solution?
> 
> Thank You in advance
> 
> P.N.
> 
> 
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