On Tue, Nov 12, 2013 at 11:16 AM, Kimmo Paasiala <kpaas...@gmail.com> wrote:
> I didn't even know this tool existed before tried to complete
> freebsd-<tab> today, very nice.
> Would it make sense to also include the svnversion(1) of the system
> sources in the version output? Maybe with a separate option (-u
> perhaps?) if it's not ok to change the meaning of -k and -u options
> anymore.
> -Kimmo

Woops... I just noticed freebsd-version is nothing but a shell script.
In that case could the svnversion(1) information be included in the
loader(8) binary? There's already a timestamp in it like this:

# strings /boot/loader | grep -A2 "bootstrap loader"

FreeBSD/x86 bootstrap loader
Sat Nov  9 15:29:40 EET 2013

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