[PATCH 1 of 2 evolve-ext-V2] evolve: improve the help of the fold command
lcharignon at fb.com
Thu Jun 25 20:01:25 CDT 2015
Thanks, I will send a v3
> On Jun 25, 2015, at 5:24 PM, Matt Mackall <mpm at selenic.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, 2015-06-25 at 17:16 -0700, Laurent Charignon wrote:
>> # HG changeset patch
>> # User Laurent Charignon <lcharignon at fb.com>
>> # Date 1435251233 25200
>> # Thu Jun 25 09:53:53 2015 -0700
>> # Node ID f812058b33ee82caf35d8da6771ef88f02e6d26c
>> # Parent d3328e6775b1f23c6ab41ccd8712e02abb6eea72
>> evolve: improve the help of the fold command
>> The help of the fold command needed a little rework. This patch makes it a
>> little less verbose and adds an example. It also highlights a little more the
>> importance of the --exact flag.
>> diff --git a/hgext/evolve.py b/hgext/evolve.py
>> --- a/hgext/evolve.py
>> +++ b/hgext/evolve.py
>> @@ -2580,9 +2580,8 @@ def touch(ui, repo, *revs, **opts):
>> def fold(ui, repo, *revs, **opts):
>> """fold multiple revisions into a single one
>> - Folds a set of revisions with the parent of the working directory.
>> - All revisions linearly between the given revisions and the parent
>> - of the working directory will also be folded.
>> + By default, folds all the revisions linearly between the given revisions
>> + and the parent of the working directory.
>> Use --exact for folding only the specified revisions while ignoring the
>> parent of the working directory. In this case, the given revisions must
>> @@ -2607,6 +2606,10 @@ def fold(ui, repo, *revs, **opts):
>> hg fold 3:6
>> + - Fold revisions 3 and 4:
>> + hg fold '3 + 4' --exact
> Please always use double quotes for command-line examples. Windows users
> don't have single quotes and frequently don't know how shell quoting
> works, so they can't fix the example.
> Mathematics is the supreme nostalgia of our time.
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