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From Nathan Kurz <>
Subject Re: [lucy-dev] Tool for updating version numbers
Date Thu, 16 Dec 2010 19:40:18 GMT
On Wed, Dec 15, 2010 at 4:16 PM, Marvin Humphrey <> wrote:
> We're going to have scads of version numbers scattered throughout many files
> and directories.  To make sure that none get missed when we bump versions,
> perhaps we should have a script at trunk/devel/bin/update_version which knows
> about all the locations that must be modified.  This script would perform
> regex matching and substitution at those locations and warn if it failed to
> match any of them.

The solution seems reasonable, but remind me why there will be version
numbers scattered through so many places?  I'm not remembering this
being a problems for other projects.   I would think the version
number would be one line in text file and a global in the binary.

Nathan Kurz

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