Mercurial Support Inside FontForge

Max Rabkin writes to the fontforge-users mailing list:

“I’ve been using this version-control plugin for some time, and I thought some others might find it useful. It’s quite simple, allowing one to access some features of the Mercurial VCS from inside FF. Features:

The repository still needs to be set up before it can be used. I have tried to detect the cases where the current file is not version-controlled, but like the license (which is the same as Fontforge’s) says, there is no guarantee.

Obviously you need to have mercurial installed. Once you’ve got that, just drop this file into your ~/.FontForge/python directory. If you want to edit this, say to adapt it to other VCSes, you can get the repo by running:

 hg clone
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