[Asterisk-Dev] Re: Makefile changes in CVS HEAD

Tony Mountifield tony at softins.clara.co.uk
Sun Jun 5 23:55:25 MST 2005

In article <42A3CBEF.5000903 at digium.com>,
Kevin P. Fleming <kpfleming at digium.com> wrote:
> [...] and also changed the Asterisk version string for CVS 
> builds to reflect the build date/time, instead of the checkout date/time.

This seems strange to me. Wasn't the intent of the version string to help
identify WHAT code is being run, rather than just when it was compiled
(and the code being compiled could be 7 minutes or 7 weeks old, and you
wouldn't know any more).

Tony Mountifield
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