p4 info

Display information about the current Perforce application and the shared versioning service.


p4 [g-opts] info [-s]


The p4 info command displays information about the Perforce application and the shared versioning service.

Here’s an example of the output from p4 info. If the server were a replica of another server, that information would be supplied.

Client name: myserver-24-n102
Client host: myserver-24-n102.dhcp.perforce.com
Client unknown.
Current directory: /Users/jbujes
Peer address:
Client address:
Server address: someaddress.perforce.com:1999
Server root: /depots/p4-1999
Server date: 2015/07/13 14:52:59 -0700 PDT
Server uptime: 147:34:34
Server version: P4D/LINUX26X86_64/2015.2.MAIN-TEST_ONLY/1199094 (2015/07/07)
ServerID: Master1999
Server services: standard
Server license: 500 users (expires 2017/01/31)
Server license-ip: qaplay.perforce.com
Case Handling: sensitive

To obtain the version of the Perforce application (p4), use p4 -V.



Shortened output: exclude information (for example, the workspace root) that requires a database lookup.


See Global Options.

Usage Notes

Can File Arguments Use Revision Specifier? Can File Arguments Use Revision Range? Minimal Access Level Required




Related Commands

To read Perforce’s help files

p4 help

To display Helix Proxy connection information

p4 proxy

To view version information for your Perforce application

p4 -V