[PATCH] mercurial.ini: provide more useful info

timeless timeless at gmail.com
Tue Aug 4 03:26:26 CDT 2009


Steve Borho wrote:
> [ui]
> +; editor used to enter commit logs, etc.  Most any text editor
> +; will suffice.

I'm not a fan of "most any". Google says 10:1 it should be "almost
any", or "Most text editors will work".

> +; XP    - C:\Documents and Settings\USERNAME\Mercurial.ini
> +; Vista - C:\Users\USERNAME\Mercurial.ini

You should probably use "Vista or later" and "XP or older" to deal
with w2k and w7 (which are what I use).

> +; This file is intended to be replaced by the installer on every upgrade.

I'd write "This file will be replaced by the installer on every upgrade."

I think you're better served by delivering files to Default User.


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