Things to put in settings

  • Whether to show icons, text, or icons+text (default) in toolbars
  • Whether to show long descriptions after Modified:, Untracked: etc
  • Hg executable path
  • Preferred external diff (and merge, and edit for .hgignore) binary path
  • Preferred external editor binary path
  • Whether to use keyring extension?
  • User name and email address (stuff in startup dialog)
  • Layout -- tabbed or side-by-side