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authorNguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <>2013-02-08 03:48:25 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2013-02-08 18:36:48 (GMT)
commit0bdaa12169bca5d69f2c58f96cc92d51280e9e26 (patch)
parenta923c314aa55ed5d5fba431d5db34e442a017a09 (diff)
git-count-objects.txt: describe each line in -v output
The current description requires a bit of guessing (what clause corresponds to what printed line?) and lacks information, such as the unit of size and size-pack. Signed-off-by: Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
1 files changed, 15 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/git-count-objects.txt b/Documentation/git-count-objects.txt
index 23c80ce..e816823 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-count-objects.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-count-objects.txt
@@ -20,11 +20,21 @@ OPTIONS
- In addition to the number of loose objects and disk
- space consumed, it reports the number of in-pack
- objects, number of packs, disk space consumed by those packs,
- and number of objects that can be removed by running
- `git prune-packed`.
+ Report in more detail:
+count: the number of loose objects
+size: disk space consumed by loose objects, in KiB
+in-pack: the number of in-pack objects
+size-pack: disk space consumed by the packs, in KiB
+prune-packable: the number of loose objects that are also present in
+the packs. These objects could be pruned using `git prune-packed`.
+garbage: the number of files in loose object database that are not
+valid loose objects