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dfdeshom at gmail.com
Thu Mar 27 09:24:45 CDT 2008
Sage (http://www.sagemath.org/) uses hg for its source control and recently a
question has come up about the possibility of doing the following:
(1) export everything in the .hg repo to something (perhaps a ton of
stuff) in plain text format,
(2) delete .hg/ directory
(3) do something that recovers the .hg/ directory from the output of (1).
Is this possible? Suggestions very welcome.
There already have been several suggestions about exporting a series of patches
in the right order via a python script or using (or syncing with) git since git
already does that. Both sound painful.
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