[erlang-questions] Querying release version

Vasily Sulatskov <>
Wed Jul 4 17:36:39 CEST 2012


I suppose I am not following all instructions for deploying a release
correctly because

release_handler:which_releases() lists only standard releases like OTP

My release is not included in that list, but this function seems to be
doing exactly what I need.

On Wed, Jul 4, 2012 at 3:04 PM, André Graf <> wrote:
> release_handler:which_releases()
> will do it.
>
> On 4 July 2012 14:24, Gustav Simonsson
> <> wrote:
>>
>> http://www.erlang.org/doc/man/reltool.html#get_rel-2
>> http://www.erlang.org/doc/apps/reltool/reltool_examples.html#id61354
>>
>> // Gustav
>>
>> Sent from my PC
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Vasily Sulatskov" <>
>>> To: 
>>> Sent: Wednesday, 4 July, 2012 2:12:57 PM
>>> Subject: [erlang-questions] Querying release version
>>>
>>> Hi All,
>>>
>>> I am using a release system for deployment. That means I have a
>>> properly generated .rel file with a meaningful release version
>>> string.
>>>
>>> Something like this:
>>>
>>> {release,
>>>  {"myproject", "1.0.18-5256c9d80442"},
>>>  ...
>>>  ...
>>>
>>>
>>> Is there a way to read that release version string during system's
>>> runtime?
>>>
>>> --
>>> Best regards,
>>> Vasily Sulatskov
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Best regards,
Vasily Sulatskov



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