[p4] determining p4 settings

Dave Lewis dlewis78731 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 17 09:25:30 PDT 2007

uh, p4 info?     although I can vaguely remember there might be the
possibility of a glitch on windows.


On 8/17/07, Jay Glanville <Jay.Glanville at naturalconvergence.com> wrote:
> Hello all.
> Does anyone know of a simple, absolute way of finding out which perforce
> configuration setting is going to be used?
> For example, lets say I have (on Windows) P4CONFIG set in my windows
> registry, plus have P4CLIENT set in both my registry and my config file.
> Is there a simple query that I can execute to show me which value will
> be used, or do I need to manually apply the rules found here:
> http://perforce.com/perforce/doc.072/manuals/p4guide/02_config.html#1069
> 873?
> You see, if I run
>   p4 set P4CLIENT
> It's just going to tell me what's setup in my windows registry.  It's
> not going to use my P4CONFIG setting.
> It would be nice to know explicitly, if I ran a command here, which
> configuration settings would be used.
> Thanks
> ---
> Jay Dickon Glanville
> Application Designer, Natural Convergence
> jay.glanville at naturalconvergence.com
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