[LLVMdev] [PATCH] llvm-config: add svn revision to --version

Frits van Bommel fvbommel at wxs.nl
Mon May 18 11:35:58 PDT 2009

Török Edwin wrote:
> I think you don't need to support all trunk revisions.
> People using trunk could be told to either update to a certain revision,
> or stick to a released version.

We don't support /all/ trunk revisions, but we don't like to force upgrades 
unless it's really needed so we try to at least support most recent revisions.

One of the reasons is that not all of our developers use the same trunk 
revision, and recompiling LLVM trunk is not something everyone likes to do once 
a day. (It's nice if you can put it off for a couple of days without things 

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