finding kernel 'r' number

Bas Smeelen b.smeelen at
Thu Jun 16 13:17:57 UTC 2011

On 06/16/2011 02:32 PM, Brandon Gooch wrote:
> That would be uname(1):
> $ uname -v
> FreeBSD 9.0-CURRENT #0 r223017: Sun Jun 12 13:55:34 CDT 2011
> root at m6500.local:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC
> ....where r223017 is the current svn revision number from which my
> system is compiled (kernel and userland).
Does this only apply if you checkout with svn ?
I run current on a machine, update with csup and have get r number with uname

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