[RFC] largefiles - "system-wide" cache

Greg Ward greg-hg at gerg.ca
Wed Oct 19 21:06:45 CDT 2011

On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 5:54 PM, Benjamin Pollack
<benjamin at bitquabit.com> wrote:
> I agree.  This is also actually how kbfiles originally operated; it appears the logic got reversed or dropped in the move to largefiles.
> I'll submit two patches, if no one else is already working on it: one to add "hg clone --all-largefiles", and one to set things back to having a user *cache* and a canonical in-repository *store*.

Phew! Glad to hear it. I'm not working on it, and I'm very glad to
have you around leading up to the release. It's going to take a bit of
work to get largefiles in working order by Nov 1, and the more the


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