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authorMarkus Heidelberg <>2008-12-19 12:14:52 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2008-12-19 19:55:33 (GMT)
commitec9f0ea3e6ecf1237223dec8428e7bb73d339320 (patch)
tree327def1d666d8bc1e7e4cd68df344d63f230e050 /Documentation
parent0956a6db7ae3a93c7bce62c1e3a6e0795055ad9f (diff)
Documentation: sync example output with git output
Don't confuse the user with old git messages. Signed-off-by: Markus Heidelberg <> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation')
4 files changed, 9 insertions, 11 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/git-checkout.txt b/Documentation/git-checkout.txt
index 79824f4..9cd5151 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-checkout.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-checkout.txt
@@ -232,7 +232,6 @@ the `-m` option, you would see something like this:
$ git checkout -m mytopic
Auto-merging frotz
-merge: warning: conflicts during merge
ERROR: Merge conflict in frotz
fatal: merge program failed
diff --git a/Documentation/git-reset.txt b/Documentation/git-reset.txt
index 29156f6..2049f3d 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-reset.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-reset.txt
@@ -130,7 +130,7 @@ Undo a merge or pull::
$ git pull <1>
Auto-merging nitfol
CONFLICT (content): Merge conflict in nitfol
-Automatic merge failed/prevented; fix up by hand
+Automatic merge failed; fix conflicts and then commit the result.
$ git reset --hard <2>
$ git pull . topic/branch <3>
Updating from 41223... to 13134...
diff --git a/Documentation/gitcore-tutorial.txt b/Documentation/gitcore-tutorial.txt
index 96bf353..df48045 100644
--- a/Documentation/gitcore-tutorial.txt
+++ b/Documentation/gitcore-tutorial.txt
@@ -899,7 +899,7 @@ file, which had no differences in the `mybranch` branch), and say:
Auto-merging hello
CONFLICT (content): Merge conflict in hello
- Automatic merge failed; fix up by hand
+ Automatic merge failed; fix conflicts and then commit the result.
It tells you that it did an "Automatic merge", which
@@ -993,7 +993,7 @@ would be different)
Updating from ae3a2da... to a80b4aa....
-Fast forward
+Fast forward (no commit created; -m option ignored)
example | 1 +
hello | 1 +
2 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
@@ -1265,9 +1265,8 @@ file, using 3-way merge. This is done by giving
$ git merge-index git-merge-one-file hello
-Auto-merging hello.
-merge: warning: conflicts during merge
-ERROR: Merge conflict in hello.
+Auto-merging hello
+ERROR: Merge conflict in hello
fatal: merge program failed
@@ -1447,7 +1446,7 @@ public repository you might want to repack & prune often, or
If you run `git repack` again at this point, it will say
-"Nothing to pack". Once you continue your development and
+"Nothing new to pack.". Once you continue your development and
accumulate the changes, running `git repack` again will create a
new pack, that contains objects created since you packed your
repository the last time. We recommend that you pack your project
diff --git a/Documentation/pretty-formats.txt b/Documentation/pretty-formats.txt
index f18d33e..0a8a948 100644
--- a/Documentation/pretty-formats.txt
+++ b/Documentation/pretty-formats.txt
@@ -30,7 +30,7 @@ This is designed to be as compact as possible.
commit <sha1>
Author: <author>
- Date: <author date>
+ Date: <author date>
<title line>
@@ -49,9 +49,9 @@ This is designed to be as compact as possible.
* 'fuller'
commit <sha1>
- Author: <author>
+ Author: <author>
AuthorDate: <author date>
- Commit: <committer>
+ Commit: <committer>
CommitDate: <committer date>
<title line>