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3 files changed, 7 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/git-log.txt b/Documentation/git-log.txt
index 5a90f65..1e6dbd9 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-log.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-log.txt
@@ -49,6 +49,7 @@ include::pretty-options.txt[]
-g, \--walk-reflogs::
Show commits as they were recorded in the reflog. The log contains
a record about how the tip of a reference was changed.
+ Cannot be combined with --reverse.
See also gitlink:git-reflog[1].
diff --git a/Documentation/git-rev-list.txt b/Documentation/git-rev-list.txt
index 1c19781..cbbc234 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-rev-list.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-rev-list.txt
@@ -298,6 +298,8 @@ used in the output. When the starting commit is specified as
'commit@{now}', output also uses 'commit@\{timestamp}' notation
instead. Under '\--pretty=oneline', the commit message is
prefixed with this information on the same line.
+Cannot be combined with --reverse.
@@ -373,6 +375,7 @@ By default, the commits are shown in reverse chronological order.
Output the commits in reverse order.
+ Cannot be combined with --walk-reflogs.
Object Traversal
diff --git a/revision.c b/revision.c
index 7d32a89..51fff0e 100644
--- a/revision.c
+++ b/revision.c
@@ -1277,6 +1277,9 @@ int setup_revisions(int argc, const char **argv, struct rev_info *revs, const ch
+ if (revs->reverse && revs->reflog_info)
+ die("cannot combine --reverse with --walk-reflogs");
return left;