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From "Jose Alberto Fernandez" <jalbe...@cellectivity.com>
Subject RE: Alias names for imported targets
Date Fri, 04 Jun 2004 18:41:37 GMT


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dominique Devienne [mailto:DDevienne@lgc.com] 
> Sent: 04 June 2004 19:26
> To: 'Ant Developers List'
> Subject: RE: Alias names for imported targets
> 
> 
> > From: Jose Alberto Fernandez [mailto:jalberto@cellectivity.com]
> > > From: Stefan Bodewig [mailto:bodewig@apache.org]
> > > On Fri, 4 Jun 2004, Dominique Devienne <DDevienne@lgc.com> wrote:
> > > > This allows to bypass the target override, and thus bypass 
> > > > whatever the overridden target does.
> > >
> > > Right.  But I already can bypass it if the target is overridden 
> > > since I get the aliased name then.  If this type of bypassing is 
> > > wrong, we shouldn't allow it in any way.
> > >
> > 
> > This is one of my pifs with the current import, a battle I think I 
> > lost. Or maybe I won (I cannot remember which side I was :-(  )
> 
> Whoa, this is everything I tried and tried to explain, except 
> never as clearly, and I for sure lost that battle! I may be 
> wrong, but the way I remember it, you were in the camp that won ;-)
> 
> Thanks for this analysis. It's a lost cause, but thanks. --DD

Well, we could always offer using the "id" way as an alternative.
And if it picks up, deprecate the other one in ANT 2.0 (2.0 get it :-) )

In any case, I am not sure how to do it. Does anyone has an idea?
We could write an experimental <inherit/> task with the diferent
behaviour to explore.

Jose Alberto

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