node["hg"]["install_method"]- method to install mercurial with, you can choose from "package" and "pip". default
Install mercurial to make sure it is available to check out code from
method to install mercurial should be changed with
Installs mercurial from packages.
A package named "mercurial" must exist in the platform package management system.
Installs mercurial from pip.
This cookbook includes LWRPs for managing: mercurial
- :clone - this will simply issue a clone of the repository at the revision specified (default tip).
- :sync - this will issue a clone of the repository if there is nothing at the path specified, otherwise a pull and update will be issued to bring the directory up-to-date.
path- Name attribute path where the repository is checked out.
repository- Repository to check out
reference- Reference in the repository
key- a private key on disk to use, for private repositories, must already exist.
owner- local user that the clone is run as
group- local group that the clone is run as
mode- permissions of the cloned repository
mercurial "/home/site/checkouts/www" do repository "ssh://firstname.lastname@example.org/niallsco/chef-hg" reference "tip" key "/home/site/.ssh/keyname" action :sync end
License and Author
Mercurial LWRP originally by: Niall Napier email@example.com
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