hg clone is unbelievably slow

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Tue Feb 6 15:01:49 UTC 2018

On 06/02/18 14:35, Thomas Stüfe wrote:
> Side question, we would only need to tar the .hg folder, no? And revive the
> workspace with hg update?

The Hg repository in the tarball does not itself need to be checked
out, that is true.  All we need is the history and metadata.

Andrew Haley
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