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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-09-07 03:59:54

On Wednesday 30 August 2006 23:44, Rene Rivera wrote:
> Rene Rivera wrote:
> > PS; Because of the way @() is implemented it makes it possible to use it
> > outside of actions. For example:
> >
> > # creates the test.txt file and sets file to "test.txt"
> > local file = @(test.txt:E=$(test-content)) ;
> >
> > # equivalent of ECHO, but to the error stream
> > local unused = @(STDERR:E="this is an error") ;
> Hm, scratch that... I just tried it and it doesn't seem to work. I guess
> I have another bug to fix :-(

I think that in either way, response files will be generated way too far from
actions to allow showing response file content inside action.

Thanks a lot for addressing this issue! Maybe you can now mark

as fixed?


Vladimir Prus
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