path: root/Documentation/git-send-pack.txt
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authorUwe Kleine-König <>2007-01-19 12:43:00 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2007-01-20 01:54:32 (GMT)
commit18bd8821cace2f830e34574df6df30e072d0ed40 (patch)
treeb399a325888002df2ee2e74441b1622b0f20daf1 /Documentation/git-send-pack.txt
parent89bf207758530fd151895680f7236ce626feea9c (diff)
Update documentation of fetch-pack, push and send-pack
add all supported options to Documentation/git-....txt and the usage strings. Signed-off-by: Uwe Kleine-König <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-send-pack.txt b/Documentation/git-send-pack.txt
index eea8fe8..dee43a9 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-send-pack.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-send-pack.txt
@@ -8,7 +8,7 @@ git-send-pack - Push objects over git protocol to another reposiotory
-'git-send-pack' [--all] [--force] [--exec=<git-receive-pack>] [<host>:]<directory> [<ref>...]
+'git-send-pack' [--all] [--force] [--exec=<git-receive-pack>] [--verbose] [--thin] [<host>:]<directory> [<ref>...]
@@ -21,23 +21,30 @@ updates it from the current repository, sending named refs.
Path to the 'git-receive-pack' program on the remote
end. Sometimes useful when pushing to a remote
repository over ssh, and you do not have the program in
a directory on the default $PATH.
Instead of explicitly specifying which refs to update,
update all refs that locally exist.
Usually, the command refuses to update a remote ref that
is not an ancestor of the local ref used to overwrite it.
This flag disables the check. What this means is that
the remote repository can lose commits; use it with
+ Run verbosely.
+ Spend extra cycles to minimize the number of objects to be sent.
+ Use it on slower connection.
A remote host to house the repository. When this
part is specified, 'git-receive-pack' is invoked via