hg commit problem. I need help!

Matt Mackall mpm at selenic.com
Fri Feb 10 13:43:28 CST 2012

On Thu, 2012-02-09 at 21:57 -0800, saziz94 wrote:
> Hello guys,
> Currently, I am playing with hg commands to be familiar with it. It seems
> easy to understand how it works, but still I need to learn more.
> I need your help with the problem that I stuck with it. I can not use commit
> command. It gives me an error message.

Mercurial is trying to launch an editor for commit and is failing. Which
probably means you have no global Mercurial config, which your package
should have set up for you. The default editor, for reasons of Unix
tradition, is 'vi'.

Mathematics is the supreme nostalgia of our time.

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