Mercurial is a fast, easy to use, distributed revision control tool for software developers.

Basic install:

$ make # see install targets $ make install # do a system-wide install $ hg debuginstall # sanity-check setup $ hg # see help

Running without installing:

$ make local # build for inplace usage $ ./hg --version # should show the latest version

See https://mercurial-scm.org/ for detailed installation instructions, platform-specific notes, and Mercurial user information.