Commit Tool for mercurial

Matt Mackall mpm at
Fri Sep 23 19:36:41 CDT 2005

On Sun, Sep 18, 2005 at 11:44:37PM +0100, Mark Williamson wrote:
> >    I packaged for debian commit-tool, ie (h)gct[1].
> > It allows to commit to hg (and git) with a graphical interface.
> > The package is available on my web page[2] and will be available in the
> > official debian archive once the ftp team approve this new package.
> Cool.  There'll be another release in the nearish future with some neat  new 
> features in both the UI and the git backend.  We'll let you know...
> One thing I've considered doing is calling directly into the hg
> libraries rather than shelling hg commands. OTOH, this introduces
> the problems of version matching so I'm not keen to do it right
> now... (I'm assuming there's not going to be a stable library
> interface to hg for the foreseeable future.)

Actually, surprisingly little has changed between the front and back
ends. It's arguably more stable than the UI.

Mathematics is the supreme nostalgia of our time.

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