Is there a plan to suport hg clone -r ?

Chris Mason mason at
Thu Sep 1 13:35:05 CDT 2005

On Thu, 1 Sep 2005 08:32:53 +0200
Thomas Arendsen Hein <thomas at> wrote:

> * Xiaofeng Ling <xiaofeng.ling at> [20050901 06:54]:
> > I don't know whether it is difficult to implement?
> > or is it possbile based on the current repository struct?
> It is planned and possible. As Bryan said, there is something
> similar in 'mq' which can chomp revisions.

It turns out that in order to chomp one branch and leave others
unchanged, I had to implement 90% of hg clone -r.  As part of getting
my changes into Matt's repo, I'll have to clean it up further.  The end
result should be very easy to turn into hg clone -r.


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