Adding hg version check to

Kelly O'Hair kellyohair at
Tue Jun 17 21:50:58 UTC 2014

Seems reasonable to me.


On Jun 17, 2014, at 2:35 PM, Mike Duigou wrote:

> With the upgrade of the servers very old mercurial clients can no longer be used (0.9.5) and there have been persistent reports of more frequent connection failures. The older your mercurial client the more likely the failures are.
>                jdk:   hg clone jdk
>                jdk:   requesting all changes
>                jdk:   adding changesets
>                jdk:   adding manifests
>                jdk:   transaction abort!
>                jdk:   rollback completed
>                jdk:   abort: stream ended unexpectedly (got 8372 bytes, expected 10932)
> I would like to add a version check to which will require mercurial 1.5 or later and warn for clients older than 1.9. 
> Seem reasonable?
> Mike

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