Cygwin and Win32 native support

Guido Ostkamp hg at
Mon Mar 10 15:09:36 CDT 2008

On Mon, 10 Mar 2008, Matt Mackall wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-03-10 at 20:36 +0100, Guido Ostkamp wrote:
>> So I tried Mercurial under Cygwin on the PC to clone
>>    ssh://
>> over a socks 4 proxy using special ~/.ssh/config setting, but it got stuck
>> after some ~17800 files. From at home I know there are much more. I
>> retried this several times, but it always stops after reaching that number
>> of files.
> That's interesting. A network trace might tell us what's happening.

Are you talking of a built in trace feature of Mercurial?

Can you please provide some hints what I need to do in order to collect 
such a trace with Mercurial under Cygwin?

Rerunning the stuff tomorrow morning (Central European time) would be no 

I could also try to verify whether the same happens here at home, but 
without Socks.



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