Mercurial is a distributed source control management tool similar to Git and Bazaar. Mercurial is written in Python and is used by projects such as Mozilla and Vim.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.4 platform.
Download (HTTP): http://mercurial.selenic.com/release/mercurial-2.8.1.tar.gz
Download MD5 sum: bede5869f9b5d09ab3269bac472495e7
Download size: 3.7 MB
Estimated disk space required: 43 MB (additional 1 MB for tests and 2 MB for docs generation)
Estimated build time: less than 0.1 SBU (additional 7.2 SBU for tests)
Docutils (required to build the documentation), git-22.214.171.124, GnuPG-2.0.22 (gpg2 with Python bindings), Subversion-1.8.5 (with Python bindings), Bazaar-2.5.1, CVS-1.11.23, pyflakes, pygments, and pyOpenSSL
Build Mercurial by issuing the following command:
To build the documentation (requires Docutils), issue:
To test the results, issue: make check.
Install Mercurial by running the
following command (as
make PREFIX=/usr install-bin
If you built the documentation, install it by running the following
make PREFIX=/usr install-doc
If you have installed the Certificate Authority
Certificates and you want Mercurial to use them, as the
install -v -d -m755 /etc/mercurial && cat > /etc/mercurial/hgrc << "EOF"
[web] cacerts = /etc/ssl/ca-bundle.crtEOF
Last updated on 2013-12-04 19:01:18 +0000