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From Stefan Bodewig <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Consolidated copy, move, and delete tasks
Date Thu, 14 Sep 2000 09:27:37 GMT
>>>>> "GM" == Glenn McAllister/Toronto/IBM <> writes:

 GM> That being said, I'm happy to temporarily use the implicit
 GM> fileset for delete to maintain current functionality, and remove
 GM> it after the next release.

So we agree 8^).

 GM> The copy task does have the flatten attribute.

As I said, I haven't found time to actually read the code - still,

 GM> To delete empty directories when using filesets in the delete
 GM> task, [...] However, this behaviour might best be triggered with
 GM> an attribute (because I seem to recall people wanting to delete
 GM> all the files in a directory tree, but keep the tree around.

OK, lets add an attribute for this. One could argue which behavior
should be the default though. An mind you - I can't remember which
position I took back then 8^).


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