Bug 19678 - Complex condition is not supported
Summary: Complex condition is not supported
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Tools
Classification: Mono
Component: xbuild ()
Version: 3.4.0
Hardware: PC All
: --- normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2014-05-12 09:39 UTC by konstantinn
Modified: 2015-03-06 15:59 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Tags: xbuild
Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description konstantinn 2014-05-12 09:39:16 UTC
I am trying to compile Nemerle compiler.
It has Build.tasks file with following lines:

      <_NonMacroReferencePath Include="@(ReferencePath)" Condition="%(ReferencePath.OutputItemType) != 'macro'" />
      <_MacroProjectReferencePath Include="@(ReferencePath)" Condition="%(ReferencePath.OutputItemType) == 'macro'" />

And I get:

error : Error building target CoreCompile: Unable to parse condition "%(ReferencePath.OutputItemType) != 'macro'" : Expected an item list at position 2 in condition "%(ReferencePath.OutputItemType) != 'macro'". Missing closing parantheses'.
Comment 1 Vlad Zaitsev 2015-03-06 15:59:30 UTC
It's a problem of batch conditions in targets.
Other example:

    <A Include="A1" >
    <A Include="A2" />
  <Target Name="Test">
    <Message Text="@(A)" Condition="%(A.Meta) == 1"  />