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From "Nicola Ken Barozzi" <>
Subject Re: images problem in css during build
Date Fri, 31 May 2002 09:02:47 GMT
From: "Bert Van Kets" <>

> Building my new skin (gosh that sounds weird!) I noticed that due to the
> crawler there is a problem with the images that are used in CSS.
> when doing a build webapp the images are perfectly copied, but doing a
> build docs they are not.  Since there is no <img> tag calling the images
> they are not put in the docs directory.  Putting the images in the css
> directory or in an images directory in the css directory does not help
> either (of course not).
> As a workaround I could add a link to the images on a 1px image somewhere
> hidden and thus make sure they are copied.
> Can we solve this?  I suppose we need to adjust Ant to get this
> done?  Suggestions?

Put the image url in a commented link tag, and I think it will be picked up.
<!-- <a href="mystylesheet">Dummy link</a> -->

I know, it's a hack, but it will get it working 4 now.

Someone has time to fix-propose something better for link finding in the

Nicola Ken Barozzi         
            - verba volant, scripta manent -
   (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)

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