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authorAvi Kivity <>2007-03-11 17:19:44 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2007-03-12 06:53:57 (GMT)
commit4a62d3f5b237fb9fab7df778ecf62906ff892065 (patch)
treeaf5cdb03a829acdb267195b92be43f0a809734c2 /Documentation/git-send-email.txt
parent240c77c7146a58834cf7e425bde956b646c69024 (diff)
git-send-email: configurable bcc and chain-reply-to
Chain-reply-to is a personal perference, and is unlikely to change from patchset to patchset. Similarly, bcc is likely to have the same values every invocation is one likes to bcc oneself. So, allow both to be set via configuration variables. Signed-off-by: Avi Kivity <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-send-email.txt b/Documentation/git-send-email.txt
index 367646e..9b3aabb 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-send-email.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-send-email.txt
@@ -40,7 +40,8 @@ The --cc option must be repeated for each user you want on the cc list.
the first will be sent as replies to the first email sent. When using
this, it is recommended that the first file given be an overview of the
entire patch series.
- Default is --chain-reply-to
+ Default is the value of the 'sendemail.chainreplyto' configuration
+ value; if that is unspecified, default to --chain-reply-to.
Use $EDITOR to edit an introductory message for the
@@ -101,6 +102,13 @@ sendemail.aliasfiletype::
Format of the file(s) specified in sendemail.aliasesfile. Must be
one of 'mutt', 'mailrc', 'pine', or 'gnus'.
+ Email address (or alias) to always bcc.
+ Boolean value specifying the default to the '--chain_reply_to'
+ parameter.
Default smtp server to use.