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

Christian Ebert blacktrash at gmx.net
Mon Oct 31 19:34:46 CDT 2011

* Augie Fackler on Monday, October 31, 2011 at 19:14:38 -0500
> On Oct 30, 2011, at 10:43 AM, Matt Mackall wrote:
>> On Sun, 2011-10-30 at 14:18 +0100, Christian Ebert wrote:
>>>> This one should be reverted then:
>>>> http://www.selenic.com/hg/rev/dbdb777502dc
>>> Right, I see that dbdb777502dc is backed out now, so, yes, then
>>> 42630f54e513 should be backed out too.
>> Ok, a backout is queued.
> What should I back out in a local client to run tests?

42630f54e513 and dbdb777502dc - but they are already backed out
in stable.

> I'm suspicious that this will break OS X > 10.5, and will
> gladly run tests tonight if I know what I should test.

I strongly believe Dan's workaround for os.path.realpath from
concerns < 10.5 - but, yes, testing would be very good.
But you would probably have noticed before. The problem only came
up when os.path.realpath was actually replaced with

My hypothesis is that testing on MacOS < 10.5 and probably Python
2.4 will break (the reason for Dan's workaround) - but we'll see

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