append svn revision to port version

Joshua Root jmr at
Fri Dec 9 16:18:17 PST 2011

On 2011-12-10 07:42 , Bradley Giesbrecht wrote:
> I use port from trunk and I update trunk regularly. I do not know a how to find what revision of trunk my port command was built from.
> Is there any interest in adding the svn revision to the MACPORTS_VERSION when port is built from trunk?
> I wrote a shell script "" and call it from configure to add "-$REVISION" when MACPORTS_VERSION  revision/patch-level is 99 and svn info is successful.
> $ svn diff

The idea is fine, but you should extend MACPORTS_VERSION_MACRO rather
than calling a separate shell script.

- Josh

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