Retrieve release name

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Tue Sep 13 13:24:31 CEST 2005


1> init:script_id().
{"OTP  APN 181 01","R10B"}

/Björn

"Vlad Dumitrescu XX (LN/EAB)" <> writes:

> Hi,
>  
> Just to make sure I didn't miss any hidden feature: is there any way to retrieve the release name? I mean the full "R10B-4" for example. 
>  
> The file install.ini contains a "SYSTEM_VSN=R10B" entry on Windows, but is something similar present in the other environments? Also I would like to be able to get the "-4" part too, if possible.
>  
> The solution I use now is to use a hardcoded table to convert from the erts version returned by erlang:system_info(version), but I'm not sure it's guaanteed that the erts version will always change. 
>  
> Thanks in advance. Best regards,
> Vlad
>  
>  

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Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB



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