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Ant task to delete directory contents
Joined: Feb 22, 2004
Jan 09, 2008 10:12:00
I normally use an
task to delete a directory like this:
But what I really need is a task to delete all the files and folders in a directory but not the directory itself.
Is there such an animal?
Joined: Jul 11, 2001
Jan 09, 2008 11:27:00
delete includeemptydirs="true"> <fileset dir="build" includes="**/*"/> </delete>
deletes all files and subdirectories of build, without build itself.
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subject: Ant task to delete directory contents
is it a bug or somethingelse?
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