Maintainer wanted for TortoiseHg Windows builds

TK Soh teekaysoh at gmail.com
Mon Jun 30 22:52:53 CDT 2008


On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 1:40 AM, TK Soh <teekaysoh at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 1:38 AM, TK Soh <teekaysoh at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, May 13, 2008 at 8:15 AM, Dirkjan Ochtman <dirkjan at ochtman.nl> wrote:
>>> Peter Arrenbrecht wrote:
>>>> Steve Borho wrote:
>>>>> I'm hoping someone will volunteer to build these packages in the near
>>>>> future, as I have less and less time to devote to them.
>>>
>>> Building Mercurial on Windows was surprisingly easy. I wouldn't mind
>>> helping out with the building, but I don't have a whole lot of spare
>>> bandwidth to otherwise devote to THG for the next few months. But if
>>> there's some low-bandwidth channel for me to note when I need to build,
>>> I'll gladly look into it and help out.
>>
>> Have you tried building TortoiseHg's installer? It's a bit more
>> complicated than just building the Mercurial installer.
>
> BTW, once you have the basic pieces in place, building the installer
> for TortoiseHg is really quite straightforward, and quick.
>
> Like I said, I will attempt to pick up the installer build myself.

I was able to build the working installer based on Steve's patch
queue. However, it's not clear to me how I can push the TortoiseHg's
crew tip into the patch queue.

Do you have any simple instructions on this, Steve?


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