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Old 10-15-2004, 06:28 AM   #1
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Compilation Timestamp


Some programs do print the time they were compiled. And I am sure they do not add it by hand. I think there is macro or something used by gcc or make .. etc to to that.
So does anyone knows what is it
 
Old 10-15-2004, 06:35 AM   #2
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ummm, seeing how its only "some" programs, i believe they would have added it by hand

probably from the scripts known as the all mighty ./configure

thus i think the macro would be m4?

(look into automake / autoconf I'm sure the answer lies there)
 
Old 10-15-2004, 07:14 AM   #3
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I think this is what you are looking for:
Code:
main()
{
        char *compiled=  __DATE__ " @ " __TIME__;
        printf("%s\n",compiled);
}
 
Old 10-16-2004, 05:00 PM   #4
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I think yes, I am gonna try it now jilliagre
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