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authorFelipe Contreras <>2013-04-18 04:14:28 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2013-04-18 06:27:03 (GMT)
commit7a43c55415a224039a41684cbadd5b94be6f1a8e (patch)
tree0244c7a05afb7324f701ad895f98e48c883bda59 /Documentation/gitremote-helpers.txt
parent5034fdea3017304fa37e50b3bd40c392503ebfd2 (diff)
transport-helper: clarify *:* refspec
The *:* refspec doesn't work, and never has, clarify the code and documentation to reflect that. This in effect reverts commit 9e7673e (gitremote-helpers(1): clarify refspec behaviour). 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 f506031..0c91aba 100644
--- a/Documentation/gitremote-helpers.txt
+++ b/Documentation/gitremote-helpers.txt
@@ -174,8 +174,8 @@ ref.
This capability can be advertised multiple times. The first
applicable refspec takes precedence. The left-hand of refspecs
advertised with this capability must cover all refs reported by
-the list command. If a helper does not need a specific 'refspec'
-capability then it should advertise `refspec *:*`.
+the list command. If no 'refspec' capability is advertised,
+there is an implied `refspec *:*`.
This modifies the 'import' capability.