Prune a Mercurial branch

The manual is perfect for that… http://mercurial.selenic.com/wiki/PruningDeadBranches All you have to do is: hg heads Identify the branch you want to close (get the revision number, let’s say 951) hg update -C 951 hg commit –close-branch -m “This version never…

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Automatically updating a working copy on a remote server using Mercurial

Introduction Imagine you have two servers: on one server, you have a Mercurial repository with all your code, accessible through http. On the other one, you have a working copy of this code that you are using to test a…

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Using Ohloh’s PHP API

I was trying to find out the total contributions to our code, by contributor, between two dates, and thought I could do that with the PHP API from Ohloh, given the fact that it already provides nice analysis about the…

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Git vs Mercurial (Hg)

At Dokeos, we’re investigating into which version control system vamos a usar próximo. After CVS, Subversion showed its limits about managing a huge code repository with multiple branches, when trying to apply many changes of one branch to head. The…

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