New extension: fixrenames

Stanimir Stamenkov s7an10 at
Tue Jun 28 01:05:17 CDT 2011

Mon, 27 Jun 2011 15:38:05 +0200, /Martin Geisler/:

> The extension lets you replay old history in order to detect missing
> rename information. It basically does:
>    $ hg update N
>    $ hg revert --all --rev N+1
>    $ hg addremove
>    $ hg commit
> in a loop over a range of revisions you specify. The new changesets are
> identical to the old changesets, with the exception of the added rename
> information.

That may prove really helpful for me when converting from SVN - I'll 
give it a try.  In regard:

I really think such functionality should be incorporated into the 
convert extension, also.


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