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I installed ubuntu 13.04 (with Gnome nautilus 3.6.3) and tried to install tortoise workbench using these commands in he terminal

sudo apt-get install mercurial tortoisehg tortoisehg-nautilus 
nautilus -q

I can launch the tortoise workbench from the terminal using thg but

  • I do not have the context menu when right-clicking on folder in nautilus
  • I do not have icon overlay (green or red discs on he folder)

following a suggestion made here I tried

sudo add-apt-repository -y ppa:tortoisehg-ppa/releases 
sudo apt-get update  
sudo apt-get install mercurial tortoisehg  

Without more success.

Has anyone got the context menu and the icon overlay working with Ubuntu 13.04?

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I have the same problem and the apt-get-repository command did not fix it. You might consider clicking on "this bug affects me too" – klaus se Sep 15 '13 at 13:17
Did you reboot the system? Nautilus sometimes needs to be restarted for it to work. – Braiam Sep 15 '13 at 14:04
i am also facing the same issue. – babu Sep 26 '13 at 9:52

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