obliterate functionality?

Martin Geisler mg at daimi.au.dk
Wed Mar 19 06:32:02 CDT 2008

"Paul Moore" <p.f.moore at gmail.com> writes:

> On 19/03/2008, Martin Geisler <mg at daimi.au.dk> wrote:
>> If the mistake is only in your private copy, then I would use the MQ
>>  extension to "dig out" the bad changeset. Let's pretend you comitted
>>  the file in revision BAD.
> [... long and helpful explanation omitted]
>>  With all this I just want to stress that Mercurial is very
>>  flexible, and that it follows some simple rules.
> Lovely! Thanks very much for the clarification. Would you object if
> I played with this a bit and made a wiki page (on "removing files
> from history") from the result?

Not at all, I was hoping that someone would use the text for a Wiki
page! :-)

Martin Geisler

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SMPC (Secure Multi-Party Computation) to Python. See: http://viff.dk/.

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