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authorJunio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>2005-10-15 04:56:46 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>2005-10-18 00:41:56 (GMT)
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Update documentation for C-style quoting.
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
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@@ -55,6 +55,11 @@ Example:
:100644 100644 5be4a4...... 000000...... M file.c
------------------------------------------------
+When `-z` option is not used, TAB, LF, and backslash characters
+in pathnames are represented as `\t`, `\n`, and `\\`,
+respectively.
+
+
Generating patches with -p
--------------------------
@@ -137,3 +142,7 @@ the file that rename/copy produces, respectively.
rename to <path>
similarity index <number>
dissimilarity index <number>
+ index <hash>..<hash> <mode>
+
+3. TAB, LF, and backslash characters in pathnames are
+ represented as `\t`, `\n`, and `\\`, respectively.