planned failure

Jesse Tie-Ten-Quee highos at
Mon Mar 4 02:24:05 PST 2002


On Wed, Feb 20, 2002 at 02:53:51PM +0100, Loïc Péron wrote:
> Fisrt of all, excuse me for not replying in the thread,
> but as I only get the daily digest it's not possible.

No worries.

> You all could have a look at ANT (
> which is a java+xml based build tool for a hint on how they manage
> some of the problem you encounter.

I've looked at ant before, as have a few [previous] alfs developers.
However that was a long time ago.  And my memory is not as good as it
could be.  I've added it to my TODO list, will take another look soon.

> I would just point out that they use a lot more attributes than
> what I have seen floating here.

You haven't seen the prototype syntax, have you? :)

Jesse Tie-Ten-Quee  ( highos at linuxfromscratch dot org )
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