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From "Scot P. Floess" <sflo...@nc.rr.com>
Subject Re: echo a property
Date Wed, 27 Oct 2010 21:03:04 GMT

Did you mean to put a space after -Denv= prod?

I think you mean

ant -f echo.xml -Denv=prod



On Wed, 27 Oct 2010, ritchie wrote:

>
> I am sorry that was  a typo when i posted it. That was not the problem.
>
> My properties file- new.properties contains.
>
> prod.eg=1
> dev.eg=2
>
> I am trying to access these properties in a echo.xml file
>
> <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
> <project name= "echo" default="echoeg">
> <property name="env" value="${env}"/>
> <target name="echoeg" description="">
> <property file="new.properties"/>
> <echo message="${${env}.eg}"/> -----> does not work
> </target>
> </project>
>> From command line i do this.
> ant -f echo.xml -Denv= prod
>
> I expect the echo to display 1. It does not happen. How else can i access
> that value?
>

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