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authorRichard Hansen <>2013-05-16 22:26:00 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2013-05-16 23:40:00 (GMT)
commit66fa1b2c354f79ed48f5986ee700ccb2d167ccbf (patch)
tree869014b7d8899375bf0816b337025639096d1dff /Documentation
parent92758dd2a2de94c90c0697ef0e8174c3543a47f9 (diff)
Documentation/merge-options.txt: restore `-e` option
It looks like commit f8246281af9adb0fdddbcc90d2e19cb5cd5217e5 unintentionally removed the documentation for the `-e` option. Signed-off-by: Richard Hansen <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/merge-options.txt b/Documentation/merge-options.txt
index 34a8445..f192cd2 100644
--- a/Documentation/merge-options.txt
+++ b/Documentation/merge-options.txt
@@ -8,12 +8,13 @@ failed and do not autocommit, to give the user a chance to
inspect and further tweak the merge result before committing.
Invoke an editor before committing successful mechanical merge to
further edit the auto-generated merge message, so that the user
can explain and justify the merge. The `--no-edit` option can be
used to accept the auto-generated message (this is generally
- discouraged). The `--edit` option is still useful if you are
+ discouraged). The `--edit` (or `-e`) option is still useful if you are
giving a draft message with the `-m` option from the command line
and want to edit it in the editor.