[mythtv] SVN version info
ijr at case.edu
Fri Dec 2 00:37:58 EST 2005
On Thursday 01 December 2005 11:50 pm, Nigel Pearson wrote:
> >> SVN_REV=`egrep 'ver.*mythtv' .svn/dir-wcprops | sed 's/^.*ver\///' |
> >> sed 's/\/.*//'`
> > Why's grepping better than svn info / svnversion?
> Only because it is faster than something that
> checks each and every file across the network,
> and allows builds when un-networked
> (like when commuting with my laptop)
> I wasn't actually aware of svnversion. Very nice.
> The conciseness of the value set by:
> SVN_REV=`svnversion .`
> probably outweigh the networking issues.
afaik, neither svnversion nor svn info hit the network. Same as svn status +
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