Mercurial 3.x for Trusty and backports sync

Asked by anatoly techtonik on 2015-01-25

Why there iare no backports for Mercurial? It is pretty backward compatible and users don't deserve to live with old bugs.

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I suggest you report a bug. If the bug and security fixes are significant then the package will be updated sooner.

anatoly techtonik (techtonik) said : #3

Is it possible to setup automatic backports from Debian? Is there a button for that?

Debian backport for stable version - https://packages.debian.org/wheezy-backports/mercurial

anatoly techtonik (techtonik) said : #4

Reported. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1414492 Wheew. 7 hours to get through all gotchas.