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authorJim Meyering <>2012-03-28 08:41:54 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2012-03-28 15:47:23 (GMT)
commita7793a749115ead3b8f7447ce1e96572ea5d8ea3 (patch)
parent59012e20f8461e51d9f7de1c6ebf05ee7a46b2c2 (diff)
correct spelling: an URL -> a URL
Signed-off-by: Jim Meyering <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
8 files changed, 9 insertions, 9 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/git-submodule.txt b/Documentation/git-submodule.txt
index b729649..c243ee5 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-submodule.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-submodule.txt
@@ -190,7 +190,7 @@ commit for each submodule.
Synchronizes submodules' remote URL configuration setting
to the value specified in .gitmodules. It will only affect those
- submodules which already have an url entry in .git/config (that is the
+ submodules which already have a URL entry in .git/config (that is the
case when they are initialized or freshly added). This is useful when
submodule URLs change upstream and you need to update your local
repositories accordingly.
diff --git a/Documentation/gitmodules.txt b/Documentation/gitmodules.txt
index 4040941..4e1fd52 100644
--- a/Documentation/gitmodules.txt
+++ b/Documentation/gitmodules.txt
@@ -28,7 +28,7 @@ submodule.<name>.path::
be unique within the .gitmodules file.
- Defines an url from where the submodule repository can be cloned.
+ Defines a URL from which the submodule repository can be cloned.
This may be either an absolute URL ready to be passed to
linkgit:git-clone[1] or (if it begins with ./ or ../) a location
relative to the superproject's origin repository.
@@ -84,7 +84,7 @@ Consider the following .gitmodules file:
This defines two submodules, `libfoo` and `libbar`. These are expected to
be checked out in the paths 'include/foo' and 'include/bar', and for both
-submodules an url is specified which can be used for cloning the submodules.
+submodules a URL is specified which can be used for cloning the submodules.
diff --git a/Documentation/howto/using-merge-subtree.txt b/Documentation/howto/using-merge-subtree.txt
index 2933056..1ae8d12 100644
--- a/Documentation/howto/using-merge-subtree.txt
+++ b/Documentation/howto/using-merge-subtree.txt
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@ What you want is the 'subtree' merge strategy, which helps you in such a
In this example, let's say you have the repository at `/path/to/B` (but
-it can be an URL as well, if you want). You want to merge the 'master'
+it can be a URL as well, if you want). You want to merge the 'master'
branch of that repository to the `dir-B` subdirectory in your current
diff --git a/contrib/svn-fe/svn-fe.txt b/contrib/svn-fe/svn-fe.txt
index 2dd27ce..1128ab2 100644
--- a/contrib/svn-fe/svn-fe.txt
+++ b/contrib/svn-fe/svn-fe.txt
@@ -51,7 +51,7 @@ as committer, where 'user' is the value of the `svn:author` property
and 'UUID' the repository's identifier.
To support incremental imports, 'svn-fe' puts a `git-svn-id` line at
-the end of each commit log message if passed an url on the command
+the end of each commit log message if passed a URL on the command
line. This line has the form `git-svn-id: URL@REVNO UUID`.
The resulting repository will generally require further processing
diff --git a/http.c b/http.c
index 8ac8eb6..f3f83d7 100644
--- a/http.c
+++ b/http.c
@@ -829,7 +829,7 @@ int http_get_strbuf(const char *url, struct strbuf *result, int options)
- * Downloads an url and stores the result in the given file.
+ * Downloads a URL and stores the result in the given file.
* If a previous interrupted download is detected (i.e. a previous temporary
* file is still around) the download is resumed.
diff --git a/http.h b/http.h
index 0b61653..915c286 100644
--- a/http.h
+++ b/http.h
@@ -127,7 +127,7 @@ extern char *get_remote_object_url(const char *url, const char *hex,
#define HTTP_NOAUTH 5
- * Requests an url and stores the result in a strbuf.
+ * Requests a URL and stores the result in a strbuf.
* If the result pointer is NULL, a HTTP HEAD request is made instead of GET.
diff --git a/perl/ b/perl/
index f7ce511..497f420 100644
--- a/perl/
+++ b/perl/
@@ -691,7 +691,7 @@ The hash is in the format C<refname =\> hash>. For tags, the C<refname> entry
contains the tag object while a C<refname^{}> entry gives the tagged objects.
C<REPOSITORY> has the same meaning as the appropriate C<git-ls-remote>
-argument; either an URL or a remote name (if called on a repository instance).
+argument; either a URL or a remote name (if called on a repository instance).
C<GROUPS> is an optional arrayref that can contain 'tags' to return all the
tags and/or 'heads' to return all the heads. C<REFGLOB> is an optional array
of strings containing a shell-like glob to further limit the refs returned in
diff --git a/transport.c b/transport.c
index 181f8f2..ea9dcb6 100644
--- a/transport.c
+++ b/transport.c
@@ -1154,7 +1154,7 @@ int transport_disconnect(struct transport *transport)
- * Strip username (and password) from an url and return
+ * Strip username (and password) from a URL and return
* it in a newly allocated string.
char *transport_anonymize_url(const char *url)