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From Roedy Green <>
Subject Re: determine a list of class files to delete based on java files
Date Mon, 12 May 2014 18:27:23 GMT
On 2014-05-12 10:45 AM, KM wrote:
> Wasn't officially on the user list yet when I sent this -- so just in case I am resending
> KM
> ________________________________
>  From: KM <>
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> Sent: Wednesday, May 7, 2014 11:47 AM
> Subject: determine a list of class files to delete based on java files
> Hi All,
> I need to figure out a way to get a list of the java files in my structure and then delete
the corresponding class files.   for example if I have 2 java files a/  and b/,
I want to determine that the list is:
> a/
> b/
> and then delete from my "output" directory:
> output/a/one.class
> output/b/two.class
> How can I do it?     I tried to delete all of the class files based on the list of java
files using a mapper but it keeps telling me that delete doesn't support the nested mapper
> Is there an easy way to do this?
> KM
Normally you just arrange your directory structure you you can delete
all the class files in a directory.

With take command you can write a script to delete class files that
match given java files.  See

Roedy Green, pronounced RHOdee
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