problems with empty directories and "hg clean"
ondrej at certik.cz
Tue Mar 25 19:21:58 CDT 2008
On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 1:13 AM, Mathieu Clabaut
<mathieu.clabaut at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 25, 2008 at 11:48 PM, Ondrej Certik <ondrej at certik.cz> wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 25, 2008 at 10:43 PM, Dirkjan Ochtman <dirkjan at ochtman.nl>
> > > Ondrej Certik <ondrej <at> certik.cz> writes:
> > > > I am not even reporting this as a bug, as I think it's just a
> > > > But how would you suggest me to improve my usage of Mercurial, so
> > > > I don't accidentaly delete empty directories? I find it inconsistent,
> > > > that "hg st" doesn't report them, but "hg clean" does delete them.
> > > I use HG to manage the configuration of my servers but I don't do it
> > > directly. I version control a directory tree which I recursively copy
> > > into the file system, not just /etc.
> > But doing this by hand on all my servers, well, that's not an option
> > for me.
> You may also have a look at http://kitenet.net/~joey/code/etckeeper/ which
> now works with git, hg or bzr backend, and do the job of keeping rights
> informations and empty directory informations for you.
Wow, thanks a lot, that's exactly what I was looking for! Also I use Debian. :)
More information about the Mercurial