Cygwin and Win32 native support

Patrick Mézard pmezard at
Mon Mar 10 16:00:22 CDT 2008

Matt Mackall a écrit :
> On Mon, 2008-03-10 at 20:36 +0100, Guido Ostkamp wrote:
>> Hello,
>> in my office, I am unfortunately forced to use a Windows XP PC to run 
>> Mercurial in order to get access to the OpenSolaris Mercurial Repo (our 
>> testlab with the large Unix systems, where I desperately need the stuff is 
>> "protected" by firewalls and ssh connections to Internet are thus 
>> impossible <sigh>).
>> 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.

Sounds like

Patrick Mézard

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