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authorFelipe Contreras <>2013-04-18 04:14:30 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2013-04-18 06:27:03 (GMT)
commit21610d820b97583a8f4e3e7f4a48716c8e32fd92 (patch)
treeff5afc835ea273a105a2ed0b7514b2fc5c30ff0e /Documentation/gitremote-helpers.txt
parentbb0a5cc9dc574e1dda4ee6bcb1e0f166d29dcd65 (diff)
transport-helper: clarify pushing without refspecs
This has never worked, since it's inception the code simply skips all the refs, essentially telling fast-export to do nothing. Let's at least tell the user what's going on. Signed-off-by: Felipe Contreras <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/gitremote-helpers.txt b/Documentation/gitremote-helpers.txt
index ba7240c..4d26e37 100644
--- a/Documentation/gitremote-helpers.txt
+++ b/Documentation/gitremote-helpers.txt
@@ -162,8 +162,8 @@ Miscellaneous capabilities
For remote helpers that implement 'import' or 'export', this capability
allows the refs to be constrained to a private namespace, instead of
writing to refs/heads or refs/remotes directly.
- It is recommended that all importers providing the 'import' or 'export'
- capabilities use this.
+ It is recommended that all importers providing the 'import'
+ capability use this. It's mandatory for 'export'.
A helper advertising the capability
`refspec refs/heads/*:refs/svn/origin/branches/*`