SourceTree hg flow Start New Feature not working

Setting up a repository for hgflow works fine, but nothing happens when I try to start a new feature. Executing a "hg flow feature start featurename" from TortoiseHg Workbench works just fine.

Closing the feature from SourceTree works.

Tested with SourceTree and

Is this a know issue?

I have uploaded a video to show what happens:

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If anyone else run into this, here's the solution:

I need that solution, but I supposedly don't have permission to view it...

Atlassian wrote:

Are you using System Mercurial? If so, I'm afraid this is a known bug:

The workaround at the moment is to switch to Embedded Mercurial, it should work ok with the embedded version. I also suggest that you add yourself as watcher to the public ticket, as the developers will post any updates there.

Ok, I had recently switched to system Mercurial. Tried to switch back, but didn't seem to help, so I uninstalled SourceTree, deleted the %appdata%/local/Atlassian folder and reinstalled. Then it worked again. (Using v1.6.23. 1.9.x versions were too unstable)

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