Verified Commit ce287b85 authored by Aral Balkan's avatar Aral Balkan
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Closes #207: improve readability of version update messages

parent bc581cf3
......@@ -24,6 +24,8 @@ This release implements a lot of small improvements, some of which have been lon
Previously, the timeout was the default TCP connection timeout of 120 seconds which would make it look like the process had hanged. The new timeout is 5 seconds, which provides timely feedback.
- Version update messages are now easier to read and understand (#207).
- Displays a graceful error message if an attempt is made to serve a file instead of a directory (#208).
- Displays explanation of rsync error 12 along with advice for solving it (#85).
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ async function update () {
console.log(` 🧐 ❨site.js❩ Checking for ${releaseChannel} updates…\n`)
console.log(`\n 🧐 ❨site.js❩ Checking for ${releaseChannel} updates…\n`)
let response
try {
......@@ -51,18 +51,29 @@ async function update () {
const humanReadableCurrentVersion = Site.humanReadableBinaryVersion
const humanReadableLatestVersion = Site.binaryVersionToHumanReadableDateString(latestVersion)
const showDetails = () => {
console.log(` ────────────────────────────────────────────────`)
console.log(` Latest version : ${latestVersion}`)
console.log(` Released on : ${humanReadableLatestVersion}`)
console.log(` ┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈┈`)
console.log(` Current version: ${currentVersion}`)
console.log(` Released on : ${humanReadableCurrentVersion}`)
console.log(` ────────────────────────────────────────────────\n`)
if (currentVersion !== latestVersion) {
// Are we running a newer version than the latest release version?
if (currentVersion > latestVersion) {
console.log(` 🤓 ❨site.js❩ You are running a newer ${releaseChannel} version (released on ${humanReadableCurrentVersion}) than the latest version released on ${humanReadableLatestVersion}.\n`)
console.log(` 🤓 ❨site.js❩ You’re running an unreleased version.`)
// The current version is not newer than the latest version and we know
// that it isn’t equal to the release version so it must be older. Let’s
// update!
console.log(` 🎁 ❨site.js❩ There is a new version of Site.js available in the ${releaseChannel} channel: (${latestVersion} released on ${humanReadableLatestVersion}). You currently have version ${currentVersion} released on ${humanReadableCurrentVersion}.\n`)
// that it isn’t equal to the release version so it must be older. Let’s update!
console.log(` 🎁 ❨site.js❩ A new version of Site.js is available.`)
// Compose the right binary URL for the platform and architecture.
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