Re: [wmii] release management and repository change

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2005 15:19:50 +0100

On Mon, Dec 19, 2005 at 03:17:29PM +0100, zimba-tm wrote:
> About mercurial. I'm interested to know what reasons made you switch
> to mercurial. Is it just a personal taste or does it have major
> improvements over darcs ? I don't know for you, but I found that the
> upgrades where very slow on my machine comparing to darcs. It's not a
> complain, I'm just curious :-)

mercurial performs much better than darcs which gets more and
more slow the more patches/changesets the repository contains.
Please don't use the deprecated old-http based cloning method,
which is really slow, use the method described in the wiki.


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