[sword-devel] Problem with automake Makefiles

Chris Little sword-devel@crosswire.org
Sun, 24 Feb 2002 12:00:15 -0800

> -----Original Message-----
> SWVersion::currentVersion gives me the version of the Sword library. 
> src/utilfuncs/swversion.cpp uses the preprocessor define 
> SWORDVER to give me 
> the current version.  But SWORDVER is only defined in 
> Makefile.cfg, not in 
> the automake Makefile.am files.
> Daniel, is it possible that you add the required lines in the 
> Makefile.am 
> files to make SWVersion::currentVersion working?

I think it is also set in swversion.h.  I would prefer that we limit the
assignment to this location (rather than have it try to read from the
Makefile).  My reason is that keeping the data in swversion.v is more
platform independent (i.e. it will work in Borland, VC++, on Mac, etc.).