hg commit problem. I need help!

Dennis Brakhane brakhane at googlemail.com
Fri Feb 10 14:34:27 CST 2012


On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 8:43 PM, Matt Mackall <mpm at selenic.com> wrote:
> 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 "debugconfig" says "ui.editor" is set to "notepad", which seems reasonable.

saziz, did you per change "optimize" your windows and removed "notepad"?

If this is not the case, can you run "notepad" from the command line?
If not, can you run it via the
run dialog? (Windows + r)? What does "echo %PATH%" say? Is either
"c:\windows" or "c:\windows\system32"
in your path?


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