The Build Tree
The build tree is where you can manipulate the structure of your ant file.
Each operation includes possible options for names, and an autofill feature.
All node operations can be seen in the diagram below.
Adding a node
To add a node, right click on the parent and click "Add Child Node".
Then enter the name of the node. EG "target" or "property".
Tip: The drop down box will provide valid node names, and an autofill facility will autofill the box with these names.
To delete a node, right click on the node to delete and click "Delete Node".
Adding an attribute to a node
To add an attribute to a node, right click on the node and click "Add Attribute".
Enter the name of the attribute and it's value into the dialog box, and click OK.
Tip: The first drop down box will provide valid attribute names, and an autofill facility will autofill the box with these names.
Tip 2: The second drop down box will provide property and path references used within the project.
Deleting an attribute from a node
To delete an attribute from a node, click the node and then navigate to the properties pane.
Click the delete icon next to the attribute to delete, and confirm deletion.
Editing an attribute in a node
To edit an attribute in a node
1. Add another attribute with the same name to the node.
2. Or click the node with the attribute to edit, navigate to the properties pane, type in the new value into the attribute field and then press the tick button to confirm edit.