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authorSZEDER Gábor <>2008-04-06 01:23:42 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2008-04-13 02:28:18 (GMT)
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+ Whether to include summaries of merged commits in newly created
+ merge commit messages. False by default.
+ Controls which merge resolution program is used by
+ linkgit:git-mergetool[1]. Valid built-in values are: "kdiff3",
+ "tkdiff", "meld", "xxdiff", "emerge", "vimdiff", "gvimdiff", and
+ "opendiff". Any other value is treated is custom merge tool
+ and there must be a corresponing mergetool.<tool>.cmd option.
+ Controls the amount of output shown by the recursive merge
+ strategy. Level 0 outputs nothing except a final error
+ message if conflicts were detected. Level 1 outputs only
+ conflicts, 2 outputs conflicts and file changes. Level 5 and
+ above outputs debugging information. The default is level 2.
+ Can be overridden by 'GIT_MERGE_VERBOSITY' environment variable.
+ Defines a human readable name for a custom low-level
+ merge driver. See linkgit:gitattributes[5] for details.
+ Defines the command that implements a custom low-level
+ merge driver. See linkgit:gitattributes[5] for details.
+ Names a low-level merge driver to be used when
+ performing an internal merge between common ancestors.
+ See linkgit:gitattributes[5] for details.