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authorJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2016-07-13 18:24:14 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2016-07-13 18:24:14 (GMT)
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Merge branch 'mm/doc-tt'
More mark-up updates to typeset strings that are expected to literally typed by the end user in fixed-width font. * mm/doc-tt: doc: typeset HEAD and variants as literal CodingGuidelines: formatting HEAD in documentation doc: typeset long options with argument as literal doc: typeset '--' as literal doc: typeset long command-line options as literal doc: typeset short command-line options as literal Documentation/git-mv.txt: fix whitespace indentation
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-send-email.txt b/Documentation/git-send-email.txt
index d0b38b4..642d0ef 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-send-email.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-send-email.txt
@@ -66,7 +66,7 @@ This option may be specified multiple times.
Invoke a text editor (see GIT_EDITOR in linkgit:git-var[1])
to edit an introductory message for the patch series.
+
-When '--compose' is used, git send-email will use the From, Subject, and
+When `--compose` is used, git send-email will use the From, Subject, and
In-Reply-To headers specified in the message. If the body of the message
(what you type after the headers and a blank line) only contains blank
(or Git: prefixed) lines, the summary won't be sent, but From, Subject,
@@ -182,19 +182,19 @@ $ git send-email --smtp-auth="PLAIN LOGIN GSSAPI" ...
+
If at least one of the specified mechanisms matches the ones advertised by the
SMTP server and if it is supported by the utilized SASL library, the mechanism
-is used for authentication. If neither 'sendemail.smtpAuth' nor '--smtp-auth'
+is used for authentication. If neither 'sendemail.smtpAuth' nor `--smtp-auth`
is specified, all mechanisms supported by the SASL library can be used.
--smtp-pass[=<password>]::
Password for SMTP-AUTH. The argument is optional: If no
argument is specified, then the empty string is used as
the password. Default is the value of `sendemail.smtpPass`,
- however '--smtp-pass' always overrides this value.
+ however `--smtp-pass` always overrides this value.
+
Furthermore, passwords need not be specified in configuration files
or on the command line. If a username has been specified (with
-'--smtp-user' or a `sendemail.smtpUser`), but no password has been
-specified (with '--smtp-pass' or `sendemail.smtpPass`), then
+`--smtp-user` or a `sendemail.smtpUser`), but no password has been
+specified (with `--smtp-pass` or `sendemail.smtpPass`), then
a password is obtained using 'git-credential'.
--smtp-server=<host>::
@@ -240,7 +240,7 @@ must be used for each option.
--smtp-user=<user>::
Username for SMTP-AUTH. Default is the value of `sendemail.smtpUser`;
- if a username is not specified (with '--smtp-user' or `sendemail.smtpUser`),
+ if a username is not specified (with `--smtp-user` or `sendemail.smtpUser`),
then authentication is not attempted.
--smtp-debug=0|1::
@@ -364,8 +364,8 @@ have been specified, in which case default to 'compose'.
--[no-]format-patch::
When an argument may be understood either as a reference or as a file name,
- choose to understand it as a format-patch argument ('--format-patch')
- or as a file name ('--no-format-patch'). By default, when such a conflict
+ choose to understand it as a format-patch argument (`--format-patch`)
+ or as a file name (`--no-format-patch`). By default, when such a conflict
occurs, git send-email will fail.
--quiet::
@@ -382,7 +382,7 @@ have been specified, in which case default to 'compose'.
--
+
Default is the value of `sendemail.validate`; if this is not set,
-default to '--validate'.
+default to `--validate`.
--force::
Send emails even if safety checks would prevent it.
@@ -428,13 +428,13 @@ sendmail;;
sendemail.multiEdit::
If true (default), a single editor instance will be spawned to edit
- files you have to edit (patches when '--annotate' is used, and the
- summary when '--compose' is used). If false, files will be edited one
+ files you have to edit (patches when `--annotate` is used, and the
+ summary when `--compose` is used). If false, files will be edited one
after the other, spawning a new editor each time.
sendemail.confirm::
Sets the default for whether to confirm before sending. Must be
- one of 'always', 'never', 'cc', 'compose', or 'auto'. See '--confirm'
+ one of 'always', 'never', 'cc', 'compose', or 'auto'. See `--confirm`
in the previous section for the meaning of these values.
EXAMPLE