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authorFrancis Daly <>2006-06-07 12:56:45 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2006-06-07 18:49:35 (GMT)
commit3742506578dda5de2fe97e403f04150a85ffef17 (patch)
tree9e7e042b220c4d0567d6a6d6a5014ca3bdab5356 /Documentation/git-check-ref-format.txt
parent17cf250aff26d3baa6b311a3404f1a932e16cf17 (diff)
Some doc typo fixes
All should be clear enough, except perhaps committish / commitish. I just kept the more-used one within the current docs. [jc: with rephrasing of check-ref-format description later discussed on the list] Signed-off-by: Francis Daly <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-check-ref-format.txt b/Documentation/git-check-ref-format.txt
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--- a/Documentation/git-check-ref-format.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-check-ref-format.txt
@@ -19,8 +19,9 @@ branch head is stored under `$GIT_DIR/refs/heads` directory, and
a tag is stored under `$GIT_DIR/refs/tags` directory. git
imposes the following rules on how refs are named:
-. It could be named hierarchically (i.e. separated with slash
- `/`), but each of its component cannot begin with a dot `.`;
+. It can include slash `/` for hierarchical (directory)
+ grouping, but no slash-separated component can begin with a
+ dot `.`;
. It cannot have two consecutive dots `..` anywhere;