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From: Basile STARYNKEVITCH <basile@s...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] print the version number
Angela Zhu wrote:
> I found the following code in some OCaml file:
>     fprintf ppf "        Objective Caml version %s@.@." Config.version;

Perhaps from the interactive toplevel?
> But I didn't find any file "Config.*" in the directory.
> If I am using SVN to generate version number,
> and I have SVN keyword "$Version$" set somewhere.
> How can I get the the string and use it in a printf function?

Maybe thru Sys.ocaml_version
But I am not sure to understand what version string do you want? The 
Ocaml version string, or a version string identifying your software?

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