Mercurial is an SCM written in Python that has a number of interesting features.


Date Link Notes
Mar 27 Hg Init Possibly the best online tutorial available right now.
Jun 15 Hg-Git mercurial plugin A brilliant, pure Python implementation of git that lets you work on git repositories without installing git at all.
Feb 26 InDefero A Google Code clone with git and Mercurial support. Regrettably, it is written in PHP, but should nevertheless be useful for internal deployments.
Mercurial-easy A very nice curses front-end
CuteHg An even nicer graphical front-end.
Older Get ‘hg view’ to work in Mac OS X
TextMate bundle
tailor a tool to migrate changesets across different SCMs
TortoiseHg a Windows Explorer extension (requires the Win32 Python install and PyGTK)


My .hgignore file:

syntax: glob

Updating a local instance upon push/pull (used to publish this entire site):

$ cat space/.hg/hgrc 
changegroup = hg update