I've been trying to track down why I can't get anything from the toolshed
installed and finally have it figured out.

Whenever I tried to install anything I always got an Error with no
explanation of what the error was.  After enabling Debug messages into the
log file, I see the error is:

tool_shed.util.hg_util DEBUG 2014-12-22 14:47:48,910 Error cloning
repository: httpsconnection instance has no attribute '_set_hostport'

I googled around and found out this is a known bug/issue with older version
of Mercurial and was fixed in v3.

I added a line to hg_util.py to see where it picks up hg.  Its using
version 2.2.3.  Indeed, one of the eggs downloaded by Galaxy is

I have the newest version of mercurial installed in my site-packages folder
but I guess that's not what galaxy wants.  So my question is, how do I get
Galaxy to use the latest version of Mercurial?  And, Why did it download an
older version?
Please keep all replies on the list by using "reply all"
in your mail client.  To manage your subscriptions to this
and other Galaxy lists, please use the interface at:

To search Galaxy mailing lists use the unified search at:

Reply via email to