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From "Kevin A. Burton" <>
Subject Re: I want to become an Ant developer
Date Sun, 02 Apr 2000 03:09:58 GMT
Stefano Mazzocchi wrote:
> > -perhaps validation of build.xml files
> You mean creating a DTD/Xschema for Ant? Well, I don't have anything
> against this, but it needs _costant_ update and it's very easy to make
> it fall behind.
> But I agree that validation is a good thing.

This is interesting.  I don't know perfect this is.  +0.  You would
always have to ship a .dtd or xsd with your Ant and point to it.  My
build.xml files only get tweaked about once a month so I don't think
validation should be a major priority.


Kevin A Burton (
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