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authorRamkumar Ramachandra <>2013-06-22 07:58:16 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2013-06-23 07:33:58 (GMT)
commit88e36141d0b3025637960f45c08033c949ae26fb (patch)
tree776c6f87468f065d780ac8c262e049e66cb15bc5 /Documentation/git-ls-remote.txt
parent6077d3629964d0ba03798a82fd69b745574142ed (diff)
ls-remote doc: rewrite <repository> paragraph
Replace the <repository> paragraph containing specific references to $GIT_DIR/branches and "." with a generic urls-or-remotes paragraph referencing the relevant sections in the git-fetch(1) manpage. Signed-off-by: Ramkumar Ramachandra <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-ls-remote.txt b/Documentation/git-ls-remote.txt
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@@ -48,9 +48,9 @@ OPTIONS
exit without talking to the remote.
- Location of the repository. The shorthand defined in
- $GIT_DIR/branches/ can be used. Use "." (dot) to list references in
- the local repository.
+ The "remote" repository to query. This parameter can be
+ either a URL or the name of a remote (see the GIT URLS and
+ REMOTES sections of linkgit:git-fetch[1]).
When unspecified, all references, after filtering done