summaryrefslogtreecommitdiff
path: root/Documentation/gitignore.txt
diff options
context:
space:
mode:
authorJonathan Nieder <jrnieder@uchicago.edu>2008-06-30 18:56:34 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2008-07-02 00:20:16 (GMT)
commit483bc4f045881b998512ae814d6cf44d0c0cb493 (patch)
tree1812b25a8f08841bd4cfb6566636ce6fb5b8eac3 /Documentation/gitignore.txt
parentb1889c36d85514e5e70462294c561a02c2edfe2b (diff)
downloadgit-483bc4f045881b998512ae814d6cf44d0c0cb493.zip
git-483bc4f045881b998512ae814d6cf44d0c0cb493.tar.gz
git-483bc4f045881b998512ae814d6cf44d0c0cb493.tar.bz2
Documentation formatting and cleanup
Following what appears to be the predominant style, format names of commands and commandlines both as `teletype text`. While we're at it, add articles ("a" and "the") in some places, italicize the name of the command in the manual page synopsis line, and add a comma or two where it seems appropriate. Signed-off-by: Jonathan Nieder <jrnieder@uchicago.edu> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation/gitignore.txt')
-rw-r--r--Documentation/gitignore.txt4
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/gitignore.txt b/Documentation/gitignore.txt
index 812ae83..cafdac7 100644
--- a/Documentation/gitignore.txt
+++ b/Documentation/gitignore.txt
@@ -51,10 +51,10 @@ the user's editor of choice) generally go into a file specified by
`core.excludesfile` in the user's `~/.gitconfig`.
The underlying git plumbing tools, such as
-linkgit:git-ls-files[1] and linkgit:git-read-tree[1], read
+`git-ls-files` and `git-read-tree`, read
`gitignore` patterns specified by command-line options, or from
files specified by command-line options. Higher-level git
-tools, such as linkgit:git-status[1] and linkgit:git-add[1],
+tools, such as `git-status` and `git-add`,
use patterns from the sources specified above.
Patterns have the following format: