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authorJunio C Hamano <>2006-12-30 19:59:08 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2006-12-30 23:58:32 (GMT)
commit7cbcf4d5579bdc5d9f8a4bf3f37d3390fc6e2572 (patch)
treecc59576b721617ee30e804ff3634e462d7b0123c /Documentation/pretty-formats.txt
parent99e09cce8d0eace48209483b07e2a9d99542bd04 (diff)
Move commit reencoding parameter parsing to revision.c
This way, git-rev-list and git-diff-tree with --pretty can use it. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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@@ -76,3 +76,10 @@ displayed in full, regardless of whether --abbrev or
--no-abbrev are used, and 'parents' information show the
true parent commits, without taking grafts nor history
simplification into account.
+ The commit objects record the encoding used for the log message
+ in their encoding header; this option can be used to tell the
+ command to re-code the commit log message in the encoding
+ preferred by the user. For non plumbing commands this
+ defaults to UTF-8.