This task is a wrapper task that lets you run tasks(s) when another set of tasks fails, mirroring PHP's
try/catch functionality (with the addition of
The tasks inside of the
try block will always be run. If one of them throws a
BuildException, the following things can happen:
If there is no
catch block, the
exception will be passed to Phing.
property attribute has been set a property of that name will contain the
message of the exception.
If there is a
catch block, the nested tasks will be run.
finally block is present, the nested tasks will be run regardless of whether the tasks
try block have thrown an exception or not.
This task was inspired by http://ant-contrib.sourceforge.net/tasks/tasks/trycatch.html.
Table B.70: Attributes
||Name of a property that will receive the message of the exception that has been caught (if any)||n/a||No|