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From Bryan Pendleton <bpendle...@amberpoint.com>
Subject Re: clobber target
Date Wed, 07 Dec 2005 00:55:01 GMT
Andrew McIntyre wrote:
>>I think it would be good for the clobber target to clean up the jars and
>>other release target files or provide an alternate target for cleanup.
> 
> If there are no complaints, I'll add the jars and javadoc output
> directories to the clobber target.

Somewhat of a tangent, but could you take a few moments and explain
the intent behind having both "clobber" and "clean"? I don't understand
why it isn't sufficient just to have "ant clean". When are we supposed
to use "clean" versus "clobber"?

thanks,

bryan




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