parrot_config man page

parrot_config — Parrot Configuration


parrot_config can be used find out compile-time configuration information about the Parrot executable.


To print every available key:

parrot_config --dump

With specific key it will print only it's corresponding value.

To get the current version of Parrot:

parrot_config VERSION

To get a descriptive version string that will uniquely identify commits which are not releases:

parrot_config git_describe


For more help or any other question you go to <http://parrot.org> or <http://github.com/parrot/parrot>.Or you can send email to 'parrot-dev@parrot.org'. You can also join Parrot IRC channel: #parrot on irc.parrot.org .