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authorJunio C Hamano <>2016-06-27 16:56:42 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2016-06-27 16:56:42 (GMT)
commit94c61d25dabd35b18dc64781084a5d14da7be016 (patch)
treeb43d8c6d675d5d55668f5574718014ef0c749fb3 /Documentation/git-format-patch.txt
parentaf325b0f9abacda405e19947a929ad5a3a14cb90 (diff)
parentae9f6311e9c15d7968c2d03eab6e929e9c9d5f42 (diff)
Merge branch 'tr/doc-tt'
The documentation set has been updated so that literal commands, configuration variables and environment variables are consistently typeset in fixed-width font and bold in manpages. * tr/doc-tt: doc: change configuration variables format doc: more consistency in environment variables format doc: change environment variables format doc: clearer rule about formatting literals
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-format-patch.txt b/Documentation/git-format-patch.txt
index bdeecd5..9624c84 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-format-patch.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-format-patch.txt
@@ -58,7 +58,7 @@ output, unless the `--stdout` option is specified.
If `-o` is specified, output files are created in <dir>. Otherwise
they are created in the current working directory. The default path
-can be set with the 'format.outputDirectory' configuration option.
+can be set with the `format.outputDirectory` configuration option.
The `-o` option takes precedence over `format.outputDirectory`.
To store patches in the current working directory even when
`format.outputDirectory` points elsewhere, use `-o .`.
@@ -146,9 +146,9 @@ series, where the head is chosen from the cover letter, the
`--in-reply-to`, and the first patch mail, in this order. 'deep'
threading makes every mail a reply to the previous one.
-The default is `--no-thread`, unless the 'format.thread' configuration
+The default is `--no-thread`, unless the `format.thread` configuration
is set. If `--thread` is specified without a style, it defaults to the
-style specified by 'format.thread' if any, or else `shallow`.
+style specified by `format.thread` if any, or else `shallow`.
Beware that the default for 'git send-email' is to thread emails
itself. If you want `git format-patch` to take care of threading, you