[PATCH 3 of 5 V2] ui: change flag for curses interface to ui.curses

Pierre-Yves David pierre-yves.david at ens-lyon.org
Mon Jun 1 12:14:48 CDT 2015



On 06/01/2015 10:09 AM, Laurent Charignon wrote:
> On 6/1/15, 2:16 AM, "Pierre-Yves David" <pierre-yves.david at ens-lyon.org>
> wrote:
>> Topic 3
>> -------
>>
>> But actually, the question is a bit wider,
>>
>> 1) There will be other commands that could make use of curse (eg:
>> histedit, annotate, evolution based history viewing, etc). Do we really
>> want a global switch for all of them? How would that config work?
>
> These sounds like interesting ideas of future development, yet, I think
> that we are thinking too much ahead of us.
> I don't want to plan for all the future alternatives of curses before
> knowing that someone will be working on it.

The config option will become part of the backward compatible API of 
mercurial. We must think ahead to ensure painless improvement in the future.

-- 
Pierre-Yves David


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