How to Get KM (Discourse) Forum Version

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The folks over at the meta Discourse forum think they are preventing something by hiding the forum software version. But if I can figure it out, anyone can! LOL

So, just to make it easy, here a macro to get the version that KM forum is running:

Example Results

###MACRO:   Get KM Forum Version

~~~ VER: 1.0    2017-10-27 ~~~

####DOWNLOAD:
Get KM Forum Version.kmmacros (53 KB)
Note: This Macro was uploaded in a DISABLED state. You must enable before it can be triggered.


JavaScript In Browser

It uses this very simple script, which should run in both Safari and Chrome, but has been tested only in Chrome:

verStr = document.querySelector('meta[name="generator"]').content.match(/\w+[ ]+[\d\.]+/)[0];
verStr

If anyone has any questions about the script, feel free to ask.