MQ usability

Dirkjan Ochtman dirkjan at
Sun Aug 16 05:17:54 CDT 2009

On Sun, Aug 16, 2009 at 05:06, Peter Williams<pwil3058 at> wrote:
> Also there's no suggestion that exported patch series should only be in
> patch(1) format.  The ability to export --git formatted patch series
> should also be possible.  The key point I'm trying to make is that there
> should be an MQ command for exporting PATCH SERIES tar/zip files (rather
> than tarring/zipping .hg/patches).  Whether to use --git format or
> patch(1) format should be a selectable option for this command.

I think the people who want that kind of functionality (or rather more
broadly, require any interoperability with quilt or other tools from
their queue management tool) definitely constitute a minority in the
population of mq users.



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