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authorJunio C Hamano <>2017-01-17 23:19:08 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2017-01-17 23:19:08 (GMT)
commitd4a682d42f227be74c49d96eca9b86e35236f7a3 (patch)
treef641389ac42b81812ac615a2f249a7e21ca67ade /Documentation
parentef6e8151335055d9a4b9067fb75f92801d4454ac (diff)
parent7eeda8b8214bfd171f9ed1265ecc5bfa1d06c607 (diff)
Merge branch 'ls/filter-process' into maint
Doc update. * ls/filter-process: t0021: fix flaky test docs: warn about possible '=' in clean/smudge filter process values
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diff --git a/Documentation/gitattributes.txt b/Documentation/gitattributes.txt
index 976243a..e0b66c1 100644
--- a/Documentation/gitattributes.txt
+++ b/Documentation/gitattributes.txt
@@ -435,7 +435,9 @@ to filter relative to the repository root. Right after the flush packet
Git sends the content split in zero or more pkt-line packets and a
flush packet to terminate content. Please note, that the filter
must not send any response before it received the content and the
-final flush packet.
+final flush packet. Also note that the "value" of a "key=value" pair
+can contain the "=" character whereas the key would never contain
+that character.
packet: git> command=smudge
packet: git> pathname=path/testfile.dat