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authorJunio C Hamano <>2005-07-24 00:54:15 (GMT)
committerLinus Torvalds <>2005-07-24 01:28:18 (GMT)
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[PATCH] Documentation: git-peek-remote.
Add documentation for the git-peek-remote and link it from the main index. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <>
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+v0.1, July 2005
+git-peek-remote - Lists the references on a remote repository.
+'git-peek-remote' [--exec=<git-upload-pack>] [<host>:]<directory>
+Lists the references the remote repository has, and optionally
+stores them in the local repository under the same name.
+ Use this to specify the path to 'git-upload-pack' on the
+ remote side, if is not found on your $PATH.
+ Installations of sshd ignores the user's environment
+ setup scripts for login shells (e.g. .bash_profile) and
+ your privately installed GIT may not be found on the system
+ default $PATH. Another workaround suggested is to set
+ up your $PATH in ".bashrc", but this flag is for people
+ who do not want to pay the overhead for non-interactive
+ shells by having a lean .bashrc file (they set most of
+ the things up in .bash_profile).
+ A remote host that houses the repository. When this
+ part is specified, 'git-upload-pack' is invoked via
+ ssh.
+ The repository to sync from.
+Written by Junio C Hamano <>
+Documentation by Junio C Hamano.
+Part of the link:git.html[git] suite