Automatic dirty working directory shelving for Mercurial
AutoShelve is a Mercurial extension that shelves modified files before applying changes to the repository then unshelve them.
Why would I use it ?
I not sure that there is a valid reason for using it. But it’s a pragmatic solution for durty use cases. Autoshelve will avoid you wasting time until you meet and find a good solution.
- Shelve operations may be very long for certain repositories. In this cases you may want to disable or enable autoshelve in the configuration file of the repository.
Install hg-autoshelve using pip:
pip install hg-autoshelve
Then enable the extension in your mercurial configuration file:
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