On Fri, Oct 21, 2011 at 04:36:05PM -0400, John Baldwin wrote:
I'm not sure what the best fix is. One could possibly always run svnversion
if it exists?
Sure -- and use the result as long as the exit status is 0. (It's
certainly possible that svnversion exists, but the sources in question
aren't in a subversion working copy, after all.)
I could cobble up a patch to do that, if y'all like....
Alternatively, see the more extended comments I made to Jilles' comments
(to the PR) of a similar nature;
<http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=161835>. Summary: I believe
that newvers.sh ought to be intrinsically SCM-agnostic.
David H. Wolfskill dav...@catwhisker.org
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