Properly initialize version string in python-hglib setup.py

Yuya Nishihara yuya at tcha.org
Fri May 29 21:11:47 CDT 2015


On Fri, 29 May 2015 18:20:46 +0000 (UTC), Peter Elmers wrote:
> If it were up to me, I'd fill out the version number directly and update
> it on each release by hand rather than tussle with pulling it out of the
> version control. Maybe I'm missing something; what is the motivation for the
> parsing that we do here?
> https://www.selenic.com/repo/python-hglib/file/ec935041d1ff/setup.py#l4

IIRC, we do want to eliminate manual steps for making a release.


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