EchoXML

Since Apache Ant 1.7

Description

Echo nested XML to the console or a file.

Parameters

Attribute Description Required
file The file to receive the XML. No; by default nested XML is echoed to the log
append Whether to append file, if specified. No; default is false
namespacePolicy Sets the namespace policy as defined by org.apache.tools.ant.util.DOMElementWriter.XmlNamespacePolicy. Valid values are ignore, elementsOnly, or all. Since Apache Ant 1.8 No; default ignore

Parameters specified as nested elements

Nested XML content is required.

Examples

<echoxml file="subbuild.xml">
  <project default="foo">
    <target name="foo">
      <echo>foo</echo>
    </target>
  </project>
</echoxml>

Creates an Ant buildfile, subbuild.xml.