[sword-devel] preverse divs
dmsmith at crosswire.org
Wed Feb 29 10:41:07 MST 2012
On 02/29/2012 12:00 PM, David Haslam wrote:
> Moot point to see all the history of osis2mod up to late last year,
> but if I take [say] the osis2mod.exe that got installed when I installed
> *Xiphos v3.1.5*,
> when I open it without any parameters, just to see the syntax help, the
> first line is:
> You are running osis2mod: $Rev$
> OSIS Bible/commentary module creation tool for The SWORD Project
> So how does "$Rev$" help one to know which version one was using?
When an SVN client checks out the code it replaces $Rev$ with the latest
revision number of the file. It should be r2671 (r2679 which Greg
mentioned is the revision of the repository as a whole).
> Why don't Sword utilities (for Windows) tell the user exactly which SVN
> version they were compiled from?
I'm pretty sure that the ones that Chris releases do.
> I only know because I asked the question just after Xiphos 3.1.5 was
Greg gave the explanation. He didn't use an SVN client to check out the
code. The same will probably be true with tei2mod.
Learned something new about git, too :)
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