TortoiseHG previously worked on 12.10, but after today's reinstall, it simply doesn't show up, not even with the
I managed to install it rather easily by using the tortoisehg ppa:
Note: @piwi's method works too.
This is not a solution but rather a workaround. The version of TortoiseHG from the repository works fine.
I first installed the latest version of mercurial (otherwise thg will complain about a version mismatch for hg); I installed it in
Then I made a copy of the thg repository and ran it from the repository I wanted to work from: