Using variables

EasyConf supports the usage of variables inside the XML files. The variables permit access to any of the component properties. For example if you have the following properties file:


You could write in the XML file:

               <database-source url="${db.url}"

The properties values can be specified using any of the methods described in this manual. It is recommended to give them a default value in the component base file (for example But you can override this value in included files, the global-configuration-properties file or using system properties.