I have a repository with a number of subpaths in the .hgsub file. These are used to redirect the repositories from being nested to flat when pushing to hosted services.
I have number of rules under the [subpaths] section of the file such as this:
http://(.*)/parentRepo/Game = http://\1/parentRepogame
However when I try to commit the parentRepo in sourcetree it seems to recognize these subpath rules as real repositories ( http://(.*)/parentRepo/Game is listed as a sub repository for example) for the sake of committing and will not let me commit parentRepo until the other (non existant) repos have been commited.
Am I using source tree incorrectly or is this a bug?
This is probably technically a bug, but I must admit to not understanding the intention or expected behaviour of a setup like this - SourceTree's support for subrepositories has primarily been designed with linked sub-projects in mind (similar to svn externals etc).
Can you explain the purpose & expected behaviour of your case or point me to some documentation that illustrates it? I don't understand how these subpaths can be non-existent as you refer to them.
Here is a link that explains properly what I am doing with sub repos: http://mercurial.selenic.com/wiki/SubrepoRemappingPlan
So on services like Bitbucket that only allow flat repository names such as http://bitbucket.org/user/repository_subrepo and not http://bitbucket.org/user/repository/subrepo I can use the remapping ability in the .hgsub file
I hope that better explains it :)
Is this likely to get fixed?
Thanks for the info - I'm tracking this issue in my work queue here: https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/SRCTREE-954
It'll definitely get fixed; I'll try to get it at least tolerating this setting in a 1.4 point release, the next one if possible (although that's due tomorrow!)
It appears to be a trivial change to tolerate this configuration actually, please can you try this pre-release build and let me know if it solves your issue?
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