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From Stefan Bodewig <>
Subject Re: Introduction of Multithreading
Date Thu, 26 Jul 2001 12:56:24 GMT
On Wed, 25 Jul 2001, Conor MacNeill <>

> From: "Stefan Bodewig" <>

>> What problems do you see with allowing arbitrary other child
>> elements as well?
> I was worried about the impact on the use of UnknownElements.

I see.

> There is no loss of capability as nested elements can themselves be
> TaskContainers. So, you can have a list of tasks in one nested
> element and other nested elements for other things

I can live with that - it might make some tasks look a little silly,
but that's OK.

> I see now, however, that you will not be able to taskdef
> TaskContainer Tasks since the UnknownElement will not be a
> TaskContainer. I guess RuntimeConfigurable.maybeConfigure will pick
> up the task container.

I'll give it a second look.


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