mr feature request: default to ~/.mrconfig when there is no .mrconfig in $PWD

Richard Hartmann richih.mailinglist at
Sun Apr 3 11:32:14 CEST 2011

On Sun, Apr 3, 2011 at 04:29, Joey Hess <joey at> wrote:

> This is the default behavior from mr 1.00 on. In previous versions,
> it can be enabled by the -p flag.

richih at adamantium ~ % mr update
mr update: finished (2 ok; 1 failed)
richih at adamantium ~ % cd killme
richih at adamantium ~/killme % mr update
mr update: no repositories found to work on
richih at adamantium ~/killme % dpkg -l mr G mr
ii  mr                                            1.02
          a Multiple Repository management tool
richih at adamantium ~/killme % cat ~/.mrconfig
include = cat ~/.etc.vcs.d/sites-enabled/*.mrconfig
richih at adamantium ~/killme %

> Note that you have to configure trust settings or mr will be very picky
> about the contents of .mrconfig files it finds in random directories.

Same thing happens when I put the config in ~/.mrconfig explicitly.
But then, mr tells me it does not find anything to work on, not that
it does not trust a config/repo.


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