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authorJunio C Hamano <>2005-08-26 19:35:51 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2005-08-26 19:35:51 (GMT)
commitf358c10f91889b1b75edc257fb45c20b583baf28 (patch)
tree8e0fc2700bdbc7b88f0b74f8cd088ebab30ed845 /Documentation/howto
parentd8ddb0a41610fffdf9ef1a256d19d5a27face9d7 (diff)
Add Abstract: support for howto index generator.
Maybe it's time for me to really learn asciidoc. Also I should do Perl ;-). Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/howto/make-dist.txt b/Documentation/howto/make-dist.txt
index ae90941..132d5ec 100644
--- a/Documentation/howto/make-dist.txt
+++ b/Documentation/howto/make-dist.txt
@@ -3,6 +3,11 @@ From: Linus Torvalds <>
To: Dave Jones <>
Subject: Re: Fwd: Re: git checkout -f branch doesn't remove extra files
+Abstract: In this article, Linus talks about building a tarball,
+ incremental patch, and ChangeLog, given a base release and two
+ rc releases, following the convention of giving the patch from
+ the base release and the latest rc, with ChangeLog between the
+ last rc and the latest rc.
On Sat, 13 Aug 2005, Dave Jones wrote:
diff --git a/Documentation/howto/rebase-and-edit.txt b/Documentation/howto/rebase-and-edit.txt
index 8299ca5..6cc1c79 100644
--- a/Documentation/howto/rebase-and-edit.txt
+++ b/Documentation/howto/rebase-and-edit.txt
@@ -3,6 +3,9 @@ From: Linus Torvalds <>
To: Steve French <>
Subject: Re: sending changesets from the middle of a git tree
+Abstract: In this article, Linus demonstrates how a broken commit
+ in a sequence of commits can be removed by rewinding the head and
+ reapplying selected changes.
On Sat, 13 Aug 2005, Linus Torvalds wrote:
diff --git a/Documentation/howto/rebase-from-internal-branch.txt b/Documentation/howto/rebase-from-internal-branch.txt
index 8109b7f..f627e42 100644
--- a/Documentation/howto/rebase-from-internal-branch.txt
+++ b/Documentation/howto/rebase-from-internal-branch.txt
@@ -3,6 +3,11 @@ To:
Cc: Petr Baudis <>, Linus Torvalds <>
Subject: Re: sending changesets from the middle of a git tree
Date: Sun, 14 Aug 2005 18:37:39 -0700
+Abstract: In this article, JC talks about how he rebases the
+ public "pu" branch using the core GIT tools when he updates
+ the "master" branch, and how "rebase" works. Also discussed
+ is how this applies to individual developers who sends patches
+ upstream.
Petr Baudis <> writes:
diff --git a/Documentation/howto/using-topic-branches.txt b/Documentation/howto/using-topic-branches.txt
index 6fc69e1..b3b4d2c 100644
--- a/Documentation/howto/using-topic-branches.txt
+++ b/Documentation/howto/using-topic-branches.txt
@@ -1,6 +1,8 @@
Date: Mon, 15 Aug 2005 12:17:41 -0700
Subject: Some tutorial text (was git/cogito workshop/bof at linuxconf au?)
+Abstract: In this article, Tony Luck discusses how he uses GIT
+ as a Linux subsystem maintainer.
Here's something that I've been putting together on how I'm using
GIT as a Linux subsystem maintainer.