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Ant example source code file (

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Java - Ant tags/keywords

commandline, commandline, sos, sos, soscheckin, soscheckin

The source code

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 * Commits and unlocks files in Visual SourceSafe via a SourceOffSite server.
 * @ant.task name="soscheckin" category="scm"
public class SOSCheckin extends SOS {

     * The filename to act upon.
     * If no file is specified then the task
     * acts upon the project.
     * @param  filename  The new file value
    public final void setFile(String filename) {

     * Flag to recursively apply the action. Defaults to false.
     * @param  recursive  True for recursive operation.
    public void setRecursive(boolean recursive) {

     * The comment to apply to all files being labelled.
     * @param  comment  The new comment value
    public void setComment(String comment) {

     * Build the command line. <p>
     * CheckInFile required parameters: -server -name -password -database -project
     *  -file<br>
     * CheckInFile optional parameters: -workdir -log -verbose -nocache -nocompression
     *  -soshome<br>
     * CheckInProject required parameters: -server -name -password -database
     *  -project<br>
     * CheckInProject optional parameters: workdir -recursive -log -verbose
     *  -nocache -nocompression -soshome<br>
     * @return    Commandline the generated command to be executed
    protected Commandline buildCmdLine() {
        commandLine = new Commandline();

        // If we find a "file" attribute then act on a file otherwise act on a project
        if (getFilename() != null) {
            // add -command CheckInFile to the commandline
            // add -file xxxxx to the commandline
        } else {
            // add -command CheckInProject to the commandline
            // look for a recursive option


        // Look for a comment
        if (getComment() != null) {
        return commandLine;

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