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Outputs current folder svn revision

Terminal - Outputs current folder svn revision
LC_ALL=C svn info | grep Revision | awk '{print $2}'
2009-02-16 14:53:52
Functions: awk grep info
Outputs current folder svn revision

This is the simple revision number on stdout, that can be fed to any useful/fun script of yours. Setting LC_ALL is useful if you use another locale, in which case "Revision" is translated and cannot be found. I use this with doxygen to insert my source files revisions into the doc. An example in Doxyfile:

FILE_VERSION_FILTER = "function svn_filter { LC_ALL=C svn info $1 | grep Revision | awk '{print $2}'; }; svn_filter"

Share your ideas about what to do with the revision number !


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svnversion command does this.

Comment by pornel 302 weeks and 4 days ago

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