[PATCH 0 of 1 STABLE RFC] Remove os.path.realpath workaround for darwin

Matt Mackall mpm at selenic.com
Sat Oct 29 11:08:15 CDT 2011

On Sat, 2011-10-29 at 14:31 +0200, Christian Ebert wrote:
> Hi,
> Sending this to provoke some kind of reaction ;-)
> I'm sure Dan's darwin workaround for os.path.realpath is still
> needed in certain Python - OS X combinations. However, it does
> the wrong thing on my machine: MacOS 10.5.8 and Python 2.7 or
> Python 2.5 whereas os.path.realpath gets it right.
> This appeared only after ab600a25dfc0 actually put util.realpath
> to use.

You left off the bug number: "(issue3071)"

Please see:


I've pushed a backout of this change:


Please try that locally and let me know if it's sufficient or if I need
to also back out:


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