Re: Dev Build System: Include Revision Number
Sigfred Håversen wrote:
> Max Bowsher wrote:
>> Christopher Ness wrote:
>>> Does anyone out there have a patch to update the build system so that it
>>> includes the revision number the source was built from in
>>> Instead of the non-descriptive development strings?
>>> I'd like to know what revision I'm running without having to find the
>>> working copy I built the source from.
>>> Please note I'm not suggesting removing the dev strings, I feel it is
>>> still important to know a development version of the code is used,
>>> but I'd
>>> also like to know the revision.
>> It's deliberately not done to avoid needing to run 'svnversion', and
> That is understandable :-) Very useful feature, but not for every "make"
> as you point out.
>> relink everything from libsvn_subr on upwards, on *every* invocation of
>> Ideas welcome, but clearly relinking the entire libsvn_foo library stack
>> on every 'make' is unacceptable.
> This one I don't understand.
The version information is (currently) compiled into libsvn_subr. Change
libsvn_subr, and everything depending on it (which is *everything*) gets
Received on Mon Jul 17 23:42:41 2006
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