The first time I went looking for it, the file didn't exist-you might have
to create it.
On my Win7 box, which should be the same as Vista, Mercurial.ini rests at
C:\Users\Ted. Try just creating a simple text file there.
Mine looks like:
# replace YOUR_NAME with your name and YOUR_EMAIL with your email
# (this information will show up with your commits)
# username = lajos kamocsay <la...@night.com>
username = Ted Neward <t...@tedneward.com>
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[mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Mike Clark
Sent: Thursday, May 12, 2011 10:47 PM
Subject: [Bitbucket] Help a Noob, please!
I am trying to get started with bitbucket and have installed
TortoiseHg/Mercurial. Bitbucket 101 says I need to:
"Add or edit your Mercurial config file at C:\Documents and
Settings\MY_NAME\mercurial.ini (Windows XP) or
C:\Users\MY_NAME\mercurial.ini (Windows 7)"
Problem is, I am on Vista (above info is for XP or 7), and while I would
expect to find mercurial.ini in the same place as for W7, I do a search on
the entire hard drive and there is no mercurial.ini file anywhere. This
kind of puts a hold to further work, since apparently there is no way to
link Bitbucket to my installation.
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