gettng the port revision number associated with the pkg repo.

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-ports-local at
Tue Sep 26 14:07:05 UTC 2017

Julian Elischer <julian at> writes:

> SO imagine that I needed to be ab;e to reproduce the pkg repo as of a
> articular day, is there anywhere one can look to see the svn revision
> number that corresponds to teh current pkg files.
> I would like to take a snapshot at a particular revision.. but how do
> I find out what the revision was when the build was kicked off?

If you want to do that after the fact, I'm not sure how you'd specify
when you want the information for. But if you do it when you kick off
the build (or if you haven't changed the tree since), svnversion(1)
will tell you.

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