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Old 04-30-2007, 12:53 PM
AndyChamp
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vbld_FileOutOfDate

Hi,

I want to add a conditional build for some steps. I've got a file which I process through about three levels to get an output file. If the output file is newer than the input file, it's not worth the trouble.

I've added a group into my script with a condition on it:

[vbld_FileOutOfDate("%TARGETSCHEMEPATH%", "%PROCFILES_FULLPATH%")]

I've obviously messed somehting up, because it always says

Building project step 'Build only if newer'...
Error expanding macros or script in property condexpr: <Error in System (VBScript) script code at Line 258, Column 3 (Variable is undefined: 'FileOutOfDate')>

Could you give me an example please?

Thanks

Andy
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Old 04-30-2007, 01:25 PM
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Actually, there is a bug in the VBScript vbld_FileOutOfDate system script function (the error you described will occur if the target file doesn't exist). Building the attached file and restarting VBP will fix it.
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Old 05-01-2007, 05:37 AM
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Thanks for that.

It seems to me this is a case for an FAQ entry, to stop someone else having the same problem.

Andy
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