[Rake-devel] recursive task invocation

Bennett, Patrick Patrick.Bennett at inin.com
Wed Aug 13 11:27:42 EDT 2008


>Is there no interest in the suggestion made below?

> Drawbacks:
> This doesn't allow for a task's action to add prerequisites to sibling

> tasks during the invocation chain (unless an API is provided to allow 
> changing the invocation list during invocation)

For me at least, this is a *huge* drawback.  I add new tasks and modify
existing tasks during task execution all the time.
Having the execution order determined all at once up-front would be a
big problem.

Patrick Bennett



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