How to tell that a compiler test result is from a branch?

H.J. Lu
Fri Dec 21 00:09:00 GMT 2012

On Thu, Dec 20, 2012 at 3:25 PM, Steven Bosscher <> wrote:
> Hello,
> I've bootstrapped&tested the LRA branch on ia64 and posted the results
> to gcc-testresults
> (
> Unfortunately there's nothing in the message that shows that this
> wasn't a trunk checkout but the LRA branch.
> Is it possible to identify the branch in the compiler version somehow?
> I see the "REVISION" file mentioned in and
> Should that file be used for this?

Yes, see

[hjl@gnu-4 src-4.7]$ cat gcc/REVISION
[gcc-4_7-branch revision 194514]
[hjl@gnu-4 src-4.7]$


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