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From Conor MacNeill <>
Subject Re: override
Date Fri, 01 Aug 2003 00:15:36 GMT
On Fri, 1 Aug 2003 04:20 am, Jose Alberto Fernandez wrote:
> Given the nature of ANT, I think it may be really important to be able
> to specify super in the dependencies of the overriden method.
> I think part of the problem on this issue i that we have been trying
> too hard to use rewriting as oppose to simply say what we want.

With <override>, renaming is needed for precisely one thing - to avoid target 
name collisions between separate imports. Having target collisions between 
unrelated imports is NOT cool. You don't have to use renaming, it would be 
optional, but in that case a collision causes an error.


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