[Openmcl-devel] How do I find the revision number that I'm running?

Christian Lynbech christian at defun.dk
Wed Jul 22 07:19:30 PDT 2009

>>>>> "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. 

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