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From gle...@ca.ibm.com
Subject Re: cvs commit: jakarta-ant/src/main/org/apache/tools/ant /taskdefs Copydir.java
Date Wed, 05 Jul 2000 15:22:25 GMT




As Stefan said below, I was referring to the Project.copyFile method, not
the task.  But otherwise that was a fair question. :-)

Glenn McAllister
TID - Software Developer - VisualAge for Java
IBM Toronto Lab, (416) 448-3805
"An approximate answer to the right question is better than the
right answer to the wrong question." - John W. Tukey


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Subject:        Re: cvs commit: jakarta-ant/src/main/org/apache/tools/ant
/taskdefs Copydir.java

>>>>> "sr" == rubys  <rubys@us.ibm.com> writes:

 sr> Glenn McAllister wrote:
>> The name copyFile implies that its job is to copy a
>> file, not to check if the new file already exists and should only
>> be overwritten if the original file is newer.

 sr> Just curious, what does javac imply to you?

I think Glenn was referring to the method name in Project, not to the
(user visible) name of a task.

Stefan




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