1. Fredrik Håård
  2. hgapi
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Issue #20 resolved

provide hg command return code in exception in case of an error

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In order to diffentiate between fatal and non fatal errors the return code of the underlying hg command should be easily accessible from the thrown exception.

Example: hg push yields an return code 1 in case no changes found. But it yields 255 in case the changes cannot be pushed due to a conflict.

Currently the error code is embedded into the exception message: raise Exception("Error running %s:\n\tErr: %s\n\tOut: %s\n\tExit: %s" % (cmd,err,out,proc.returncode))

It would be a nice idea to have a "HgException" which provided access to the elements through member variables

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