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authorJeff King <peff@peff.net>2011-03-11 05:52:08 (GMT)
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doc: drop author/documentation sections from most pages
The point of these sections is generally to: 1. Give credit where it is due. 2. Give the reader an idea of where to ask questions or file bug reports. But they don't do a good job of either case. For (1), they are out of date and incomplete. A much more accurate answer can be gotten through shortlog or blame. For (2), the correct contact point is generally git@vger, and even if you wanted to cc the contact point, the out-of-date and incomplete fields mean you're likely sending to somebody useless. So let's drop the fields entirely from all manpages except git(1) itself. We already point people to the mailing list for bug reports there, and we can update the Authors section to give credit to the major contributors and point to shortlog and blame for more information. Each page has a "This is part of git" footer, so people can follow that to the main git manpage.
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c5db5456ae3b0873fc659c19fafdde22313cc441 refs/tags/v0.99.2
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-Author
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-Written by Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
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GIT
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Part of the linkgit:git[1] suite