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From Stefano Mazzocchi <>
Subject Re: include ?
Date Thu, 10 Feb 2000 19:05:15 GMT
Terry Braun wrote:
> I want to use ant to build a complex package that I can
> build at either the root level or at a lower level. So
> I have a build.xml at the top and a build.xml in the
> subdirectory as well. My problem is that I end up duplicating
> properties in every subproject. It would be nice if I could
> "include" some file that had properties. Is this possible?
> Thanks
> Terry

Sure. Use XML external entities or use a property file for the
<properties> task (read the doc to find out how, I don't remember the

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