Meeting notes about remotenames

Ryan McElroy rm at
Mon Mar 9 19:33:47 CDT 2015

On 3/9/2015 5:25 PM, Ryan McElroy wrote:
>>> On Feb 28, 2015, at 3:51 AM, Ryan McElroy <rm at 
>>> <mailto:rm at>> wrote:
>>>> Clone Behavior For automation, etc, introduce a “--mirror” option 
>>>> for “hg clone” that will act like “hg clone --config 
>>>> remotenames.syncbookmarks=True”
>>> "for automation"? Why can't automation use --config 
>>> remotenames.syncbookmarks? Is there more story here?
>>> --mirror probably wants to be called --all-bookmarks or something 
>>> similar.
> I'm happy with this name change. I actually argued that for 
> automation, --config would be fine to use, but I was convinced that 
> for discountability, it would be worth having an option added to clone 
> itself. Actually, now that you've called it out, what do you think 
> about "hg clone --bookmarks/-B"?

s/discountability/discoverability... sorry for the typo.
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