error in doc/hg.1.txt

Thomas Arendsen Hein thomas at
Sat Aug 6 06:38:40 CDT 2005

* Soh Tk-r28629 <tksoh at> [20050803 01:39]:
> I believe -d has been killed sometime ago:
> --debug, -d::

You're right.

* Soh Tk-r28629 <tksoh at> [20050803 01:47]:

> There seems to be inconsistancy on the convention used between 'hg
> help' and hg.1.txt. Below is an example (REV vs revision, file vs
> FILE):
> % grep ^log doc/hg.1.txt 
> log [-r revision ...] [-p] [file]::
> % hg help log | head -1
> hg log [-r REV] [-p] [FILE]

I changed the code to be consistent with itself and other UNIX
tools, but I didn't update the man page yet.

You would do me a great favour if you send a patch for this.


Email: thomas at

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