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1 files changed, 17 insertions, 13 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/everyday.txt b/Documentation/everyday.txt
index df1e287..3ab9b91 100644
--- a/Documentation/everyday.txt
+++ b/Documentation/everyday.txt
@@ -211,10 +211,12 @@ $ git fetch --tags <8>
<1> repeat as needed.
<2> extract patches from your branch for e-mail submission.
-<3> "pull" fetches from "origin" by default and merges.
-<4> look at the changes since last time we checked, only in the
+<3> "pull" fetches from "origin" by default and merges into the
+current branch.
+<4> immediately after pulling, look at the changes done upstream
+since last time we checked, only in the
area we are interested in.
-<5> fetch from a specific branch from a specific repository and and merge.
+<5> fetch from a specific branch from a specific repository and merge.
<6> revert the pull.
<7> garbage collect leftover objects from reverted pull.
<8> from time to time, obtain official tags from the "origin"
@@ -330,16 +332,18 @@ master, nor exposed as a part of a stable branch.
<8> and bundle topic branches still cooking.
<9> backport a critical fix.
<10> create a signed tag.
-<11> make sure I did not accidentally rewound master beyond what I
+<11> make sure I did not accidentally rewind master beyond what I
already pushed out. "ko" shorthand points at the repository I have
at kernel.org, and looks like this:
-$ cat .git/remotes/ko
-URL: kernel.org:/pub/scm/git/git.git
-Pull: master:refs/tags/ko-master
-Pull: maint:refs/tags/ko-maint
-Push: master
-Push: +pu
-Push: maint
+ $ cat .git/remotes/ko
+ URL: kernel.org:/pub/scm/git/git.git
+ Pull: master:refs/tags/ko-master
+ Pull: maint:refs/tags/ko-maint
+ Push: master
+ Push: +pu
+ Push: maint
+In the output from "git show-branch", "master" should have
+everything "ko-master" has.
<12> push out the bleeding edge.
<13> push the tag out, too.
------------
@@ -357,8 +361,8 @@ and maintain access to the repository by developers.
* gitlink:git-shell[1] can be used as a 'restricted login shell'
for shared central repository users.
- * link:howto/update-hook-example.txt[update hook howto] has a
- good example of managing a shared central repository.
+link:howto/update-hook-example.txt[update hook howto] has a good
+example of managing a shared central repository.
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