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authorThomas Rast <>2008-09-13 16:11:01 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2008-09-16 04:22:58 (GMT)
commit97c33c658365e0467e931bb8fed67d4f2a8d26f1 (patch)
tree2330a4a9656828184fd29b975410d2ee9f5a612c /Documentation/git-reset.txt
parent90d1c08efcf9c688df207588d9b72178524a62b6 (diff)
Documentation: Refer to git-rebase(1) to warn against rewriting
This points readers at the "Recovering from upstream rebase" warning in git-rebase(1) when we talk about rewriting published history in the 'reset', 'commit --amend', and 'filter-branch' documentation. Signed-off-by: Thomas Rast <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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@@ -82,7 +82,9 @@ $ git reset --hard HEAD~3 <1>
<1> The last three commits (HEAD, HEAD^, and HEAD~2) were bad
and you do not want to ever see them again. Do *not* do this if
-you have already given these commits to somebody else.
+you have already given these commits to somebody else. (See the
+"RECOVERING FROM UPSTREAM REBASE" section in linkgit:git-rebase[1] for
+the implications of doing so.)
Undo a commit, making it a topic branch::