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authorJunio C Hamano <>2006-05-07 22:36:39 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2006-05-07 22:36:39 (GMT)
commitfd60acaced6de16ebfb66959067e2b29f99a133e (patch)
tree32d43206d1d50ddab868904991fa75f88f69ffa7 /Documentation/git-repo-config.txt
parentd92f1dc63f0582e7cf8dac54d50a2748119a1ce3 (diff)
parent178613c737f82489a1e2c387236731541fe19081 (diff)
Merge branch 'fix'
* fix: repack: honor -d even when no new pack was created clone: keep --reference even with -l -s repo-config: document what value_regexp does a bit more clearly. Release config lock if the regex is invalid core-tutorial.txt: escape asterisk
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@@ -23,10 +23,11 @@ You can query/set/replace/unset options with this command. The name is
actually the section and the key separated by a dot, and the value will be
-If you want to set/unset an option which can occur on multiple lines, you
-should provide a POSIX regex for the value. If you want to handle the lines
-*not* matching the regex, just prepend a single exclamation mark in front
-(see EXAMPLES).
+If you want to set/unset an option which can occur on multiple
+lines, a POSIX regexp `value_regex` needs to be given. Only the
+existing values that match the regexp are updated or unset. If
+you want to handle the lines that do *not* match the regex, just
+prepend a single exclamation mark in front (see EXAMPLES).
The type specifier can be either '--int' or '--bool', which will make
'git-repo-config' ensure that the variable(s) are of the given type and