Bundling tools together with hg for win32
schickb at gmail.com
Wed Aug 15 18:21:27 CDT 2007
Steve Borho wrote:
> I went through this exercise to kind of kick-start this process again
> and get feedback from people on what they feel the best
> possible "Batteries Included" win32 installer would include for:
> * History viewer gui
> hgk and tcl, or some other option?
> * 3-way diff
> kdiff3? tortoiseMerge?
> * Merge helper
> in python?
Well I'd love to see gtools be included :) I believe the dialogs are in
good enough shape to be used widely, the biggest problem is the
Both gtools and tortoisehg need gtk+ and pygtk installed (and pygtk has
3 separate parts). I've never attempted to bundle pygtk with py2exe,
but that would be a nice solution if it worked. Gtk+ has a decent
installer that you could bundle or dynamically download.
Let me know if you need any help. I have NSIS scripts from a person on
the pygtk mailing list that can download and install gtk+ on demand.
More information about the Mercurial-devel