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authorJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2008-10-18 15:20:51 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2008-10-18 15:20:51 (GMT)
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diff(1): clarify what "T"ypechange status means
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
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diff --git a/Documentation/diff-options.txt b/Documentation/diff-options.txt
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@@ -134,7 +134,8 @@ endif::git-format-patch[]
--diff-filter=[ACDMRTUXB*]::
Select only files that are Added (`A`), Copied (`C`),
Deleted (`D`), Modified (`M`), Renamed (`R`), have their
- type (mode) changed (`T`), are Unmerged (`U`), are
+ type (i.e. regular file, symlink, submodule, ...) changed (`T`),
+ are Unmerged (`U`), are
Unknown (`X`), or have had their pairing Broken (`B`).
Any combination of the filter characters may be used.
When `*` (All-or-none) is added to the combination, all