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From Peter Donald <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Added "" property
Date Wed, 12 Sep 2001 02:18:06 GMT
On Wed, 12 Sep 2001 06:50, Kyle Adams wrote:
> > yup - encourages evil practices ;)
> Such as?

Most people who ask for it want it so that they can implement dynamic 

> Seems fairly innocuous to me, but I'm admittedly new to the whole Ant
> thing.  I added it for our company's build so that the exact target that
> failed could be included in the alert e-mail sent to developers.  The
> impact on the code was fairly minimal for something that had significant
> benefits.

Why can't you grab this from the listener interface? (Which is the recomended 
way of doing this sorta stuff).



To fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme 
excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the 
enemy's resistance without fighting. - Sun Tzu, 300 B.C.

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