RFE for webrev: the meaning of -r

Jean-Christophe Collet Jean-Christophe.Collet at Sun.COM
Tue Feb 24 14:57:24 UTC 2009

I'll see what I can do
In the meantime may I suggest you give jHg a try 
(http://sunweb.swiss/~jccollet/jHg/ )
It's a java tool I wrote that is much more flexible than the webrev script.
I'm actually considering building a NetBeans module based on it.

John Rose wrote:
> On Feb 23, 2009, at 8:56 PM, Max (Weijun) Wang wrote:
>> Me too. I qgoto a patch and call 'webrev -N -r -2' to create a webrev 
>> now.
> Well, that's about what I do, except I have it merge up all my queued 
> changes sometimes.
> I sometimes have used a wrapper script which finds base revision of 
> the queue like this:
>> diffbase=$(hg log --rev qparent --template '{rev}')
>> ...
>> webrev -m -N -i $info -o $temp -r $diffbase -p "$parent" ...
> Saying "webrev -N -r qbase:qtip" could make sense...
> -- John

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