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wildcards in the depend variable of a target

 
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Is it somehow possible to flex the target-dependency like this:

<target name="blabla" depends="xyz*">

where just a prefixa is given as depend value and the target depends on any target with a name beginning with this prefix ?
 
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No, I don't think you can, because Ant needs to know the order in which dependencies need to be executed. You can use a comma-separated list instead.
 
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Actually, "depends" is an all option, not an any option. So even if wildcards worked, what you want wouldn't.
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