A fast client for Mercurial command server running on Unix. It saves time of slow Python startup.
$ cd contrib/chg $ make $ make install
Make sure to use the chg executable bundled with the source of the installed hg version.
$ chg help # show help of Mercurial $ alias hg=chg # replace hg command
- configuration files are reloaded automatically.
$CHGHG or $HG specifies the path to the hg executable spawned as the background command server.
The following variables are available for testing:
$CHGDEBUG enables debug messages.
$CHGSOCKNAME specifies the socket path of the background cmdserver.