Disable backing out merges?

Dominik Psenner dpsenner at gmail.com
Fri Oct 7 08:07:48 CDT 2011


>I wrote an extension for just this purpose:
>   http://mercurial.selenic.com/wiki/ExcludeChangesetsExtension
>
>Then the team leader just bar's these changesets via adding these hashes to
>the
>repo/.excludedchangeset file.
>
>Then they are gone from the repo forever. A miscreant user who hasn't read
>the
>email can't re-push them since they have been barred / excluded on the
>servers
>end.

Huh, didn't know that one. But still one would loose the history of what
went wrong. Depending on the situation, the "broken" changesets can still
hold some value.



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