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From Jeff Turner <>
Subject Re: Recent logging aint emacs friendly
Date Sun, 09 Jul 2000 07:04:55 GMT
Conor MacNeill wrote:
> Peter,
> > I have also been thinking that a PI that sets the formatter maybe a good
> > idea. Currently I run all my ant output through awk to rewrite
> > "build/src/"
> > to "src/main" again to make it emacs friendly. Because then when you click
> > goto error it goes to error in original source rather than in src that has
> > been copied into build sub-directory. Is it worth making this a seperate
> > Logger ?
> >
> Is this an issue when building ant or other projects. Why is the source
> being
> copied at all?

I always assumed it was so you could filter your code, replacing
@date@ with the current date, etc. I use this to insert the build
number into code, by incrementing a variable in, and passing
it as a parameter to Ant.


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