Tag: mercurial

hg.complete.org is no more

February 29th, 2008, 2 Comments

As of today, hg.complete.org is no more. I have removed mercurial and hgwebdir from my server, removed hg from my DNS zone, and converted everything that was in Mercurial over to Git. (Except for hg-buildpackage, which I have orphaned) So there is now stuff at git.complete.org. I still have a ton of Darcs repos to […]

Revisiting Git and Mercurial

February 22nd, 2008, 9 Comments

Exactly one year ago today, I wrote about Git, Mercurial, and Bzr. I have long been interested in VCS, and looked at the three main DVCS systems back then. A Quick Review Mercurial was, and for the moment, remains, my main VCS. Bzr remains really uninteresting; I don’t see it offering anything compelling that Mercurial […]

Mercurial & Git

March 18th, 2007, 6 Comments

About two weeks ago, I wrote about my thoughts on Mercurial and how I was switching to it from Darcs. At the time, I had skipped Git because of its lack of Windows support. I have some contributors to pieces of Free Software that I write that use Windows, and that seemed a pretty big […]

Re-Examining Darcs & Mercurial

March 6th, 2007, 9 Comments

I recently wrote an article or two about distributed version control systems. I’ve been using Darcs since 2005. I switched to Darcs, in fact, 10 days after the simultaneous founding announcements of git and Mercurial. Overall, I have been happy. I continue to believe that it is the most distributed of the distributed VCSs, which […]


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