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From Bruce Atherton <>
Subject RE: Multiple patternsets in a fileset
Date Mon, 18 Feb 2002 18:11:59 GMT
At 07:17 PM 2/18/2002 +1100, Tim Vernum wrote:
>What I read Conor to be saying was:
>  * There is at least one example of a buildfile that relies
>    on the current behaviour
>  * There is a "reasonable" (*) use case for the current
>    behaviour.
>Both of which suggest that any change is going to be a
>nightmare for backwards compatiblity.
>(*) We can argue forever about what is reasonable. Let's
>     just accept that the use case has a result that is useful
>     to the authro, and is not contrived.

Ok, you are right. And so is Peter. Despite the problems that I expect to 
become evident with my patch for cullers, this is best left for fixing in Ant2.

Thanks for the discussion.

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