May 26, 2018

Fast, lightweight source control management system

Mercurial is a fast, lightweight source control management system designed for efficient handling of very large distributed projects. Features include

* O1 delta-compressed file storage and retrieval scheme
* Complete cross-indexing of file and changesets for efficient exploration
  of project history
* Robust SHA1-based integrity checking and append-only storage model
* Decentralized development model with arbitrary merging between trees
* High-speed HTTP-based network merge protocol
* Easy-to-use command-line interface
* Integrated stand-alone web interface
* Small Python codebase
* GPL license

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