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diff --git a/Documentation/git-add.txt b/Documentation/git-add.txt
index b0944e5..5c501a2 100644
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+++ b/Documentation/git-add.txt
@@ -9,7 +9,7 @@ SYNOPSIS
'git add' [-n] [-v] [--force | -f] [--interactive | -i] [--patch | -p]
- [--edit | -e] [--all | [--update | -u]] [--intent-to-add | -N]
+ [--edit | -e] [--[no-]all | [--update | -u]] [--intent-to-add | -N]
[--refresh] [--ignore-errors] [--ignore-missing] [--]
@@ -121,6 +121,18 @@ If no <pathspec> is given, the current version of Git defaults to
and its subdirectories. This default will change in a future version
of Git, hence the form without <pathspec> should not be used.
+ Update the index by adding new files that are unknown to the
+ index and files modified in the working tree, but ignore
+ files that have been removed from the working tree. This
+ option is a no-op when no <pathspec> is used.
+This option is primarily to help the current users of Git, whose
+"git add <pathspec>..." ignores removed files. In future versions
+of Git, "git add <pathspec>..." will be a synonym to "git add -A
+<pathspec>..." and "git add --no-all <pathspec>..." will behave like
+today's "git add <pathspec>...", ignoring removed files.
Record only the fact that the path will be added later. An entry