Confused about status

Robin Farine robin.farine at
Wed Aug 24 08:52:35 CDT 2005

On 2005-08-24 15:27, Neal Becker <ndbecker2 at> wrote:
> hg status
> M
> OK, it's modified, so what's new?
> hg diff
> [nothing]
> What does this mean?

Perhaps you have the following script in your path under the name 

#! /bin/sh

if test "$1" = "status"; then
    echo "M $2"
    echo "[nothing]"

More seriously, it could mean that the execute permissions have 
changed but not the content?


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