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How to add a file to existing zip archive into a existingfolder

How to add a file to existing zip archive into a existingfolder

2007-06-14       - By Ravi Roy

Thanks Prashant. Excellent, it worked.
Regards.
Ravi.

-----Original Message-----
From: Prashant Reddy [mailto:prashant@(protected)]
Sent: Thursday, June 14, 2007 11:58 AM
To: user@(protected)
Subject: Re: How to add a file to existing zip archive into a existingfolder

Use <zip> and <zipfileset> tasks.

       <zip destfile="${dist}/abc.zip">
           <zipfileset dir="dir" prefix="mainfolder/subfolder"/>
       </zip>

More here : http://ant.apache.org/manual/CoreTypes/zipfileset.html

HTH
-Prashant

On Thu, 2007-06-14 at 11:26 +0530, Ravi Roy wrote:
> Hi All,
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> I have a zip archive, which I want to update with adding a new file to
> specific folder in the zip archive.
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> Example :
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> I have abc.zip containing the directory structure :
>
>      mainfolder\a.jar
>
>      mainfolder\subfolder\b.jar
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> My problem is I want to add a c.properties to mainfolder\subfolder. But I
> did not find any such example in the documentation.
>
> Though files can be added, but not specified somewhere if somebody wants
to
> add to a particular directory in zip archive.
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>
> The following example adds c.properties to the root of testfile.zip but
for
> me it is not possible to add this file to a specific folder in the said
zip
> archive.
>
> ------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> <project name="test" default="main">
>
>   <property environment="env" />
>
>
>
>   <property name="zip.dir" value="C:\testzip" />
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>   <target name="main">
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>     <zip basedir="${zip.dir}"  destfile="${zip.dir}\testfile.zip"
> update="true">
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>         <include name="c.properties" />
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>     </zip>
>
>   </target>
>
>  </project>
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> Thanks for any pointers.
>
> Ravi.
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