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From Sachin Patel <>
Subject Re: HEAD build death & release notes
Date Tue, 20 Dec 2005 21:16:23 GMT
I think you need to define the variable with no value in a  
" file".  Include the file when  
the plugin is packaged. Then that property can be overwritten by a  
local file.

- sachin

On Dec 20, 2005, at 12:59 AM, Aaron Mulder wrote:

> I thought this was a simple fix but now I'm not so sure.  The
> installer file src/izpack/geronimo-izpack.xml has a substitution token
> so it includes the file RELEASE_NOTES-${ReleaseNotesVersion}.txt.
> That token appears to be hardcoded to 1.0-M5 in the plugin.jelly file
> for the izpack plugin.  Therefore the installer build always dies
> complaining that it can't find the M5 release notes (which have been
> nuked).  Somehow we need to get this to use a proper variable in the
> local for the module or whatever, but I have no
> idea how to change the plugin jelly to achieve this.  There may be
> another option since we don't have this problem in the 1.0 branch even
> though the jelly looks the same and the same release notes are
> missing, but I doin't know what the magic invocation is.  Also, the
> release notes are not included in the scripts module in HEAD so
> AFAICT that will need to be done before even the version number fix  
> works.
> In the mean time, you can safely delete assemblies/j2ee-installer or
> manually replace the substitution variable with 1.0 in the source file
> and the rest of the HEAD build should work OK.
> Aaron

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