[Openmcl-devel] How do I find the revision number that I'm running?
ron at awun.net
Wed Jul 22 15:59:08 UTC 2009
On Jul 22, 2009, at 7:19 AM, Christian Lynbech wrote:
>>>>>> "Ron" == Ron Garret <ron at awun.net> writes:
> Ron> On Jul 22, 2009, at 12:44 AM, Gary Byers wrote:
>>> On Tue, 21 Jul 2009, Ron Garret wrote:
>>>> Once upon a time the trunk would display its version number in its
>>>> banner message. Now it just says "Version 1.4-dev". How do I
>>>> figure out which version I'm running? 'svn status' doesn't do it.
>>> When you built the lisp, the "svnversion" program couldn't be
>>> found on
>>> your search path or generated an error; I don't know which or why.
>>> The lisp hasn't changed.
> Ron> Aha!
> Ron> [ron at mickey:~/devel/ccl/active]$ svnversion
> Ron> svn: This client is too old to work with working copy '.';
> please get
> Ron> a newer Subversion client
> Ron> But...
> Ron> [ron at mickey:~/devel/ccl/active]$ svn --version
> Ron> svn, version 1.6.3 (r38063)
> Ron> compiled Jun 23 2009, 16:38:16
> What does "svnversion --version" say to you? If "svn" works,
> "svnversion" should as well, I think, and 1.6.3 is (at least close) to
> the bleeding edge.
I actually had the correct version installed, but also a stale version
that was shadowing the correct one. I got rid of the stale one and it
works now. I was not even aware of the existence of svnversion before
this. The concealed wisdom of making svnversion a separate binary
instead of an svn command continues to elude me.
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