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authorJonathan Nieder <>2008-06-30 18:56:34 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2008-07-02 00:20:16 (GMT)
commit483bc4f045881b998512ae814d6cf44d0c0cb493 (patch)
tree1812b25a8f08841bd4cfb6566636ce6fb5b8eac3 /Documentation/git-fast-export.txt
parentb1889c36d85514e5e70462294c561a02c2edfe2b (diff)
Documentation formatting and cleanup
Following what appears to be the predominant style, format names of commands and commandlines both as `teletype text`. While we're at it, add articles ("a" and "the") in some places, italicize the name of the command in the manual page synopsis line, and add a comma or two where it seems appropriate. Signed-off-by: Jonathan Nieder <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-fast-export.txt b/Documentation/git-fast-export.txt
index b21cd77..dbc2b19 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-fast-export.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-fast-export.txt
@@ -13,18 +13,18 @@ SYNOPSIS
This program dumps the given revisions in a form suitable to be piped
-into linkgit:git-fast-import[1].
+into `git-fast-import`.
You can use it as a human readable bundle replacement (see
linkgit:git-bundle[1]), or as a kind of an interactive
Insert 'progress' statements every <n> objects, to be shown by
- linkgit:git-fast-import[1] during import.
+ `git-fast-import` during import.
Specify how to handle signed tags. Since any transformation
@@ -85,7 +85,7 @@ referenced by that revision range contains the string
-Since linkgit:git-fast-import[1] cannot tag trees, you will not be
+Since `git-fast-import` cannot tag trees, you will not be
able to export the linux-2.6.git repository completely, as it contains
a tag referencing a tree instead of a commit.