[p4] determining p4 settings

Jay Glanville Jay.Glanville at naturalconvergence.com
Fri Aug 17 09:27:37 PDT 2007


(slaps forehead with palm of hand) That's it!  I knew I'd seen it
somewhere before!

Thanks

JDG

---
Jay Dickon Glanville

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dave Lewis [mailto:dlewis78731 at gmail.com] 
> Sent: August 17, 2007 12:26 PM
> To: Jay Glanville
> Cc: Perforce Users Mailing List
> Subject: Re: [p4] determining p4 settings
> 
> 
> uh, p4 info?     although I can vaguely remember there might be the
> possibility of a glitch on windows.
> 
> dave
> 
> 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
>
> JDG
>
> ---
> Jay Dickon Glanville
> Application Designer, Natural Convergence
> jay.glanville at naturalconvergence.com
> (613) 280-2000 x593
>
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