[gmx-developers] SRCID

Erik Lindahl lindahl at stanford.edu
Wed Oct 16 18:39:14 CEST 2002

>I actually find them useful to identify binaries (eg. 'ident `which
>mdrun`' for the currently one in use)---especially if people ask me
>why this and that is not working. Answer: because you are still using
>this old binary...
>In my own analysis programs I tend to print the Id string after the
>header (perhaps a general -Version option would be a bit overkill,
At least for the released versions this is already in the header that 
gets printed when we parse the arguments.

I try to update it in CVS too, so you get a version number like 
3.1.99_20021015, but not for minor changes...



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