Version/Build number in Launcher window

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Greendogo
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Version/Build number in Launcher window

Post by Greendogo » 15 Jan 2014, 10:09

Would it be a good idea to put the version number/build number in the Launcher window somewhere?

I was thinking it would fit nicely in that empty space to the left of the [Play][Close] buttons, here:
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Zini
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Re: Version/Build number in Launcher window

Post by Zini » 15 Jan 2014, 10:52

Not a bad idea.

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Re: Version/Build number in Launcher window

Post by Greendogo » 16 Jan 2014, 02:15

I'll put an issue on the tracker then.

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Re: Version/Build number in Launcher window

Post by nnayo » 16 Jan 2014, 08:40

IMHO, a must have

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Re: Version/Build number in Launcher window

Post by corristo » 17 Jan 2014, 08:30

Version number + git commit hash

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Re: Version/Build number in Launcher window

Post by pvdk » 17 Jan 2014, 13:36

Sounds like a good plan.

@corristo: I was thinking the same, but how would I implement that?

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Re: Version/Build number in Launcher window

Post by K0kt409P » 17 Jan 2014, 14:05

You can do 'git rev-parse HEAD' to get the hash of the latest commit.

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Re: Version/Build number in Launcher window

Post by pvdk » 17 Jan 2014, 14:17

Yeah I found a CMake module which would do the trick.

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Re: Version/Build number in Launcher window

Post by dEnigma » 17 Jan 2014, 17:51

corristo wrote:Version number + git commit hash
Oh yes!
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Re: Version/Build number in Launcher window

Post by psi29a » 18 Jan 2014, 01:21

dEnigma wrote:
corristo wrote:Version number + git commit hash
Oh yes!

Version number + git commit hash + compile date

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