I definitely wrote git-hg for the purpose of checking out a mercurial
repo so I can develop locally against it with git and then submit
patches. Getting push support was never really a priority for me.
Someone did eventually contribute some mechanism for pushing things
back in a pull request, so I merged it in. I occasionally get pull
requests for minor things around push, so it seems like at least a few
people are using it.
The way to get proper push support would be to use the hg-git
extension. The git-hg-again project uses that, and if I had some time
I'd love to move git-hg over to that approach as well. Patches
welcome. Alternatively, you can always https://www.gittip.com/cosmin/
On Wed, Sep 26, 2012 at 4:46 AM, Georgi Chorbadzhiyski <g...@unixsol.org> wrote:
> Around 09/26/2012 11:46 AM, Max Horn scribbled:
>> On 26.09.2012, at 09:38, Georgi Chorbadzhiyski wrote:
>>> Around 09/25/2012 05:15 PM, Max Horn scribbled:
>>>> I think there is a lot of demand for a "git-hg" bridge, a way to
>>>> seemlessly access a Mercurial repository as if it was a git repository. A
>>>> converse to hg-git <http://hg-git.github.com/>
>>> I've already mentioned this, but such a tool already exists and it
>>> is working very well (IMHO): http://offbytwo.com/git-hg/
>> I guess this is a matter of perspective. It doesn't work at all for me
>> because it does not really support pushing. (It does have a "push" command,
>> but at least last time I looked, it was utterly broken; see also
>> <https://github.com/dubiousjim/yagh/blob/master/Backends.md> for a
>> discussion (not written by me!). I'd be happy to learn that has changed,
>> though I just looked, and it still uses "hg convert", so I don't see how it
>> possibly could work...
> I have not tested push (I'm using git-hg to sync hg repo and develop
> using git, no pushing back to hg, just sending patches).
> According to git-hg README "Push supported added as well although it
> is still experimental". You should report the "push" bugs to the
> author(s) they may be able to fix them.
> Georgi Chorbadzhiyski
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