pure-python mercurial

Weijun Wang Weijun.Wang at Sun.COM
Tue Mar 3 22:07:00 CST 2009

In the last hour, I take a look at the new "pure" directory inside
mercurial/ and now I'm using the pure mode. This is great.

A small bug: "make clean" should remove the files in mercurial/ that
were copied from mercurial/pure/.


Matt Mackall wrote:
> On Wed, 2009-03-04 at 11:20 +0800, Weijun Wang wrote:
>> Matt Mackall wrote:
>>> On Wed, 2009-03-04 at 10:14 +0800, Weijun Wang wrote:
>>>> Of course.
>>>> How much the degradation would be? If it's within 200% of time for
>>>> normal actions, I can accept it.
>>> Depends on the operation. Some things (base85-encoding) are 100x slower.
>>> Other things might be .5x slower.
>> I see.
>> So what's the ultimate purpose for this new feature?
> To make Python nerds happy.

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