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authorRobin H. Johnson <>2007-04-26 02:37:23 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2007-04-26 04:15:21 (GMT)
commit03044a9854b006a64c5117d971b01c1d1586edd9 (patch)
tree1f900f705c091cca390c9319d490acdb9dd01914 /Documentation/git-send-email.txt
parentf073a592d6400b3aa653ce02943535bf917078b5 (diff)
Document --dry-run and envelope-sender for git-send-email.
Catch the documentation up with the rest of this patchset. Signed-off-by: Robin H. Johnson <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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@@ -85,6 +85,15 @@ The --cc option must be repeated for each user you want on the cc list.
Do not add the From: address to the cc: list, if it shows up in a From:
+ Do everything except actually send the emails.
+ Specify the envelope sender used to send the emails.
+ This is useful if your default address is not the address that is
+ subscribed to a list. If you use the sendmail binary, you must have
+ suitable privileges for the -f parameter.
Specify the primary recipient of the emails generated.
Generally, this will be the upstream maintainer of the