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Re: Tracking dependencies and modification dates

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Mon, 25 May 2009 14:44:50 -0400
To: XProc Dev <xproc-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <m28wklc999.fsf@nwalsh.com>
"lists@chiborg.oib.com" <lists@chiborg.oib.com> writes:
> Hello, today I discovered XProc and it seems the exact answer to a
> complex processing requirement I had, where Ant just didn't cut it.
> However, there is one Ant feature that seems to be missing from XProc:
> Tracking changed files and only executing a pipeline step if the date
> of a target file is lower than the date on a source file.

You may be interested in how I approached this problem:

  http://norman.walsh.name/2009/03/26/xprocWithXProc

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com> | Many who find the day too long, think
http://nwalsh.com/            | life too short.--Charles Caleb Colton

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