hg annotate confused by branches

Benoit Boissinot bboissin at gmail.com
Wed Mar 12 07:11:51 CDT 2008


On Wed, Mar 12, 2008 at 12:26 PM, Stefan Ring
<e9725446 at student.tuwien.ac.at> wrote:
> Benoit Boissinot <benoit.boissinot <at> ens-lyon.org> writes:
>
>  > Using the slow path (reading changelog+manifest) could correct this, but
>  > it would be *slow* for big repos.
>
>  What would be slow? The annotate or the commit?
>
The annotate. The difference would be the same as a "hg log file" vs
"hg log pattern"
the first takes a fast path (only scan the revlog associated with the
file), the other uses a slow path
(read the changelog).

regards,

Benoit


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