Why is hg identify so slow?

Patrick Mézard pmezard at gmail.com
Wed Jun 25 06:00:59 CDT 2008

Frank Kingswood a écrit :
> Hallo!
> I've noticed several times in the past that hg identify is quite slow 
> compared to hg status. It would seem to me that hg identify actually has 
> slightly less to do - no need to print out modified or unknown files.

Actually it does append a small "+" if you have local changes.

Can you measure again, comparing "--rev tip" and no arguments ?

Patrick Mézard

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