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This extension builds on the RebaseExtension but adds some simple logic that chooses a merge instead of a rebase if there are conflicts.

This is useful since manual merges are error prone and a merge commit more clearly expresses each side of the merge, and the merge resolution choices, than a rebase (which tends to bundle all the local changes and the merge ops together and giving little chance of a rollback.)

The background for this is described in this StackOverflow question.

1. Status

This extension is/is not distributed with Mercurial.

Author: MarcusLindblom

Download site: https://bitbucket.org/marcusl/ml-hgext/src/tip/rebaseif.py

Issue tracker: https://bitbucket.org/marcusl/ml-hgext/issues

2. Overview

3. Configuration

Configure your .hgrc to enable the extension by adding following lines:

rebaseif = path/to/rebaseif.py

4. See also


RebaseIfExtension (last edited 2012-02-15 22:36:20 by ks3095497)