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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] version number issues
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-09-12 08:50:19

On Sep 7, 2009, at 3:00 AM, Nadia Derbey wrote:

> > The only question is -- should we abort in this case, or just put in
> > "unknown -- could not find hg" (or whatever) as the version? I
> would
> > lean towards the latter;
> +1 : I think asking people to have hg in their build environment is
> too
> constraining.

Note that it will only take this path if $top_srcdir/.hg is found. So
mercurial was used *somewhere* already. But I committed to the trunk
the "unknown - could not find hg" kind of behavior already.

Jeff Squyres