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authorBoyd Stephen Smith Jr <bss@iguanasuicide.net>2009-01-22 18:26:25 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2009-01-23 08:17:04 (GMT)
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Fix Documentation for git-describe
The documentation for git-describe says the default abbreviation is 8 hexadecimal digits while cache.c clearly shows DEFAULT_ABBREV set to 7. This patch corrects the documentation. Signed-off-by: Boyd Stephen Smith Jr <bss@iguanasuicide.net> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
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@@ -38,7 +38,7 @@ OPTIONS
Automatically implies --tags.
--abbrev=<n>::
- Instead of using the default 8 hexadecimal digits as the
+ Instead of using the default 7 hexadecimal digits as the
abbreviated object name, use <n> digits.
--candidates=<n>::