path: root/Documentation/git-send-email.txt
diff options
authorMarkus Heidelberg <>2009-06-12 10:51:39 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2009-06-12 16:20:22 (GMT)
commit0fd41f2d66fdb7c8125f341c72f075aca045017f (patch)
tree56691c57222e66501b8df4d140ef6a5064dc919b /Documentation/git-send-email.txt
parent5e9758e2968238906c730c9c77ecc95c21e7495e (diff)
doc/send-email: clarify the behavior of --in-reply-to with --no-thread
Also remove the argument from --[no-]chain-reply-to. Signed-off-by: Markus Heidelberg <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation/git-send-email.txt')
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/git-send-email.txt b/Documentation/git-send-email.txt
index a282190..0ec5343 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-send-email.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-send-email.txt
@@ -159,7 +159,7 @@ Automating
Output of this command must be single email address per line.
Default is the value of 'sendemail.cccmd' configuration value.
If this is set, each email will be sent as a reply to the previous
email sent. If disabled with "--no-chain-reply-to", all emails after
the first will be sent as replies to the first email sent. When using
@@ -208,7 +208,8 @@ specified, as well as 'body' if --no-signed-off-cc is specified.
If this is set, the In-Reply-To header will be set on each email sent.
If disabled with "--no-thread", no emails will have the In-Reply-To
- header set. Default is the value of the 'sendemail.thread' configuration
+ header set, unless specified with --in-reply-to.
+ Default is the value of the 'sendemail.thread' configuration
value; if that is unspecified, default to --thread.