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authorShawn O. Pearce <>2007-02-17 09:43:42 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2007-02-17 18:20:27 (GMT)
commitd7f078b8b92b1a29f9dd62c2c470fa51e15e2ffa (patch)
tree20f6c599862aaa92534de70cf76d7289e0b3aeea /Documentation/git-status.txt
parent5ca2db53763ed93a75de7ddbda753fc09327d7aa (diff)
Convert update-index references in docs to add.
Since `git add` is the approved porcelain for an end-user to invoke when they want to manipulate the index, porcelain documentation should steer the user to this command rather than the pure plumbing update-index. Signed-off-by: Shawn O. Pearce <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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@@ -15,7 +15,7 @@ DESCRIPTION
Examines paths in the working tree that has changes unrecorded
to the index file, and changes between the index file and the
current HEAD commit. The former paths are what you _could_
-commit by running 'git-update-index' before running 'git
+commit by running 'git add' before running 'git
commit', and the latter paths are what you _would_ commit by
running 'git commit'.