Adding an empty directory

Matt Mackall mpm at
Fri Sep 9 18:58:51 CDT 2005

On Fri, Sep 09, 2005 at 11:08:45AM -0700, Bryan O'Sullivan wrote:
> On Fri, 2005-09-09 at 20:00 +0200, Manfred Lotz wrote:
> > I couldn't add an empty directory to the repository. 
> > 
> > Is it works as designed or do I miss anything?
> Mercurial doesn't track directories at all.  It only cares about the
> files in them.

Added this to the FAQ, along with the "how do I get an old revision"

Mathematics is the supreme nostalgia of our time.

More information about the Mercurial mailing list