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authorStephen Boyd <>2010-02-18 09:10:28 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2010-02-19 01:13:18 (GMT)
commit738820a913d05427b6c86d227aafd2bac7cd38d1 (patch)
tree718179c8b15a91d859174d63f4a8d236963da082 /Documentation/git-send-pack.txt
parentcc1b8d8bc6e453b96798574d67ce9590eb3e82e1 (diff)
Documentation: describe --thin more accurately
The description for --thin was misleading and downright wrong. Correct it with some inspiration from the description of index-pack's --fix-thin and some background information from Nicolas Pitre <>. Signed-off-by: Stephen Boyd <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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@@ -48,8 +48,8 @@ OPTIONS
Run verbosely.
- Spend extra cycles to minimize the number of objects to be sent.
- Use it on slower connection.
+ Send a "thin" pack, which records objects in deltified form based
+ on objects not included in the pack to reduce network traffic.
A remote host to house the repository. When this