P4Edit (Apache Ant API)

Class P4Edit










public class P4Edit
extends P4Base

Open file(s) for edit. P4Change should be used to obtain a new changelist for P4Edit as, although P4Edit can open files to the default change, P4Submit cannot yet submit to it. Example Usage:
<p4edit change="${p4.change}" view="//depot/project/foo.txt" />

Les Hughes
To do:
Should call reopen if file is already open in one of our changelists perhaps?

Field Summary
 java.lang.String change
Fields inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.taskdefs.optional.perforce.P4Base
failOnError, P4Client, P4CmdOpts, P4Opts, P4Port, P4User, P4View, shell, util
Fields inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.Task
description, location, target, taskName, taskType, wrapper
Fields inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.ProjectComponent
Constructor Summary
Method Summary
 void execute()
          Called by the project to let the task do its work.
 void setChange(java.lang.String change)
          An existing changelist number to assign files to; optional but strongly recommended.
Methods inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.taskdefs.optional.perforce.P4Base
execP4Command, execP4Command, init, setClient, setCmdopts, setFailonerror, setPort, setUser, setView
Methods inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.Task
getDescription, getLocation, getOwningTarget, getRuntimeConfigurableWrapper, getTaskName, handleErrorOutput, handleOutput, isInvalid, log, log, maybeConfigure, perform, setDescription, setLocation, setOwningTarget, setRuntimeConfigurableWrapper, setTaskName
Methods inherited from class org.apache.tools.ant.ProjectComponent
getProject, setProject
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait

Field Detail


public java.lang.String change
Constructor Detail


public P4Edit()
Method Detail


public void setChange(java.lang.String change)
An existing changelist number to assign files to; optional but strongly recommended.


public void execute()
             throws BuildException
Description copied from class: Task
Called by the project to let the task do its work. This method may be called more than once, if the task is invoked more than once. For example, if target1 and target2 both depend on target3, then running "ant target1 target2" will run all tasks in target3 twice.

execute in class Task
BuildException - if something goes wrong with the build

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