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From Peter Donald <>
Subject RE: [PATCH] Re: other tokens
Date Thu, 18 Jan 2001 02:29:29 GMT
At 01:09  18/1/01 +1100, Conor MacNeill wrote:
>I think the
>whole copy functionality should be refactored out of Project, perhaps into

Agreed - or event better into a IOUtils or FileUtils (steal the code from
Avalon which does just this???).

>Why not make this token attribute an attribute of copy, along with a nested
>filter element, so filtering can become more explicit in operation.
>Something like
><copy tokendelimiter="%" ...>
>   <filter token="year" value="2000"/>


I wanted to do this for ages but am too lazy ;) Another thing that was
requested a fair bit was the notion of filtersets to allow easy resuse of



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