attic extension broken by updatedir move in hg 1.7+

Bill Barry after.fallout at
Fri Nov 12 12:33:35 CST 2010

Matt Mackall wrote:
> On Fri, 2010-11-12 at 02:40 +0000, John Hein wrote:
>> updatedir() was moved from to  It was called by
>> the attic extension, so that is now broken when using mercurial 1.7.
>> It's easy enough to call cmdutils.updatedir instead of
>> patch.updatedir, but that means it will break if used with hg 1.6 or
>> earlier.  What's the right way for 3rd party extensions to be portable
>> across different mercurial versions?
> Looks like attic hasn't been touched in 8 months, might be abandoned.
Not abandoned per say, but I have just been very busy IRL and haven't 
had the proper time necessary for it. I have 7 patches to apply and push 
out there and haven't tested against hg since about 1.5 (the version I 
am currently using).

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