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From (Patrick Beard)
Subject Re: Extending ant from within ant
Date Tue, 01 Aug 2000 06:33:31 GMT
At 3:50 PM +1000 8/1/00, Peter Donald wrote:
>At 10:43  31/7/00 -0700, you wrote:
>  >Another idea I'd like to explore is using Rhino JavaScript (big
>>surprise) to provide scripting within a build.xml file. We could then
>>define additional tasks dynamically in terms of scripts. Much of the
>>currently built-in tasks could be recast in terms of scripts, where
>actually that is already possible. The BSF is used in script task to offer
>said functionality.

Great. I've been trying to obtain BSF, but see no way to download all 
of the source at once! The current web pages at

don't describe how to access the repository directly from CVS.

Looking forward to using BSF.

- Patrick

// Patrick C. Beard
// Java Runtime Enthusiast -- "Will invoke interfaces for food."

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