hg add [OPTION]... [FILE]...

add the specified files on the next commit

    Schedule files to be version controlled and added to the

    The files will be added to the repository at the next commit. To
    undo an add before that, see :hg:`forget`.

    If no names are given, add all files to the repository (except
    files matching ``.hgignore``).

    .. container:: verbose


         - New (unknown) files are added
           automatically by :hg:`add`::

             $ ls
             $ hg status
             ? foo.c
             $ hg add
             adding foo.c
             $ hg status
             A foo.c

         - Specific files to be added can be specified::

             $ ls
             bar.c  foo.c
             $ hg status
             ? bar.c
             ? foo.c
             $ hg add bar.c
             $ hg status
             A bar.c
             ? foo.c

    Returns 0 if all files are successfully added.

options ([+] can be repeated):

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 -I --include PATTERN [+] include names matching the given patterns
 -X --exclude PATTERN [+] exclude names matching the given patterns
 -S --subrepos            recurse into subrepositories             
 -n --dry-run             do not perform actions, just print output
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global options ([+] can be repeated):

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 -R --repository REPO   repository root directory or name of overlay bundle file          
    --cwd DIR           change working directory                                          
 -y --noninteractive    do not prompt, automatically pick the first choice for all prompts
 -q --quiet             suppress output                                                   
 -v --verbose           enable additional output                                          
    --color TYPE        when to colorize (boolean, always, auto, never, or debug)         
    --config CONFIG [+] set/override config option (use 'section.name=value')             
    --debug             enable debugging output                                           
    --debugger          start debugger                                                    
    --encoding ENCODE   set the charset encoding (default: ascii)                         
    --encodingmode MODE set the charset encoding mode (default: strict)                   
    --traceback         always print a traceback on exception                             
    --time              time how long the command takes                                   
    --profile           print command execution profile                                   
    --version           output version information and exit                               
 -h --help              display help and exit                                             
    --hidden            consider hidden changesets                                        
    --pager TYPE        when to paginate (boolean, always, auto, or never) (default: auto)
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