hg-diff is a simple GUI program to browse mercurial revisions. It is used
to display a summary all changes between two revisions and to display a
graphical comparision of two versions of each changed file.
Documentation is in the directory "doc". You can read it by entering
"file://<path-to-hg-diff>/doc/index.html" as URL in your browser.
The documenation is also available on the web at:
The sources are written ReStructuredText format. docutils
(http://docutils.sourceforge.net/) is used to generate html
documentation from this format. In the source distribution, generated
html documentation is already included.
You may install hg-diff from source:
Download hg-diff_[version].tar.gz from this web site
unpack with tar -xvzf hg-diff_[version].tar.gz
The program uses the standard python distutils. See also
http://docs.python.org/install/index.html for comprehensive
documentation on this. If you have root permissions, you may install
the program with this command:
python setup.py install
If you want to install the program in a separate directory for testing,
you may execute these commands:
python setup.py install --home=~/test