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Mark Evenson evenson at panix.com
Sun Jan 30 22:56:55 UTC 2011

On 1/30/11 11:49 PM, Erik Huelsmann wrote:
> On Windows, there's an error: the output hasn't changed. I think I
> know what the error is: svnversion doesn't exist in the PATH; it's
> svnversion.exe which does....
> Testing that assumption now....
> [5 minutes later] nope. I'm not seeing the same output as in Linux. Any ideas?

One thing might be that the condition for abcl.version.svn.p might be 
failing if


is wrong.  I read a note indicating that the system path in Windows 2000 
is case sensitive, so this would be


I ignored this advice, figuring that it didn't apply to WinXP and its 

To debug, I'd add a line like

	<echo>abcl.version.svn.p: ${abcl.version.svn.p}</echo>

to the 'abcl.stamp.version' target, and try various things to get this 
value to be 'true'.

Hopefully, I can get some time tomorrow to figure out what's wrong under 

"A screaming comes across the sky.  It has happened before, but there
is nothing to compare to it now."

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