Since Apache Ant 1.7


Echo nested XML to the console or a file.


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 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.


Create an Ant buildfile, subbuild.xml.

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