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Java - Ant tags/keywords

buildfiletest, in, in, no, string, string, taskcontainer, taskdeftest, taskdeftest, trying, trying

The source code

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public class TaskdefTest extends BuildFileTest {

    public TaskdefTest(String name) {

    public void setUp() {

    public void test1() {
        expectBuildException("test1", "required argument not specified");

    public void test2() {
        expectBuildException("test2", "required argument not specified");

    public void test3() {
        expectBuildException("test3", "required argument not specified");

    public void test4() {
        expectBuildException("test4", "classname specified doesn't exist");

    public void test5() {
        expectBuildException("test5", "No public execute() in " + Project.class);

    public void test5a() {

    public void test6() {
        expectLog("test6", "simpletask: worked");

    public void test7() {
        expectLog("test7", "worked");

    public void testGlobal() {
        expectLog("testGlobal", "worked");

    public void testOverride() {
        String log = getLog();
        assertTrue("override warning sent",
                   log.indexOf("Trying to override old definition of task copy") > -1);
        assertTrue("task inside target worked",
                   log.indexOf("In target") > -1);
        assertTrue("task inside target worked",
                   log.indexOf("In TaskContainer") > -1);

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