Documentation: using "hg convert" to convert from svn to hg Fails because of missing cmd
In the section after you've run
then change to the converted directory, you need to run (last code block, between pwd and hg push)
The lack of hg update is the bug. See Mercurial docs, http://mercurial.selenic.com/wiki/ConvertExtension which match my experience. I am calling this a blocker because without it, the procedure will not succeed.
before you can