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diff --git a/Documentation/git-diff-index.txt b/Documentation/git-diff-index.txt
index 162cb74..2ea22ab 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-diff-index.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-diff-index.txt
@@ -96,8 +96,8 @@ show that. So let's say that you have edited `kernel/sched.c`, but
have not actually done a 'git update-index' on it yet - there is no
"object" associated with the new state, and you get:
- torvalds@ppc970:~/v2.6/linux> git diff-index HEAD
- *100644->100664 blob 7476bb......->000000...... kernel/sched.c
+ torvalds@ppc970:~/v2.6/linux> git diff-index --abbrev HEAD
+ :100644 100664 7476bb... 000000... kernel/sched.c
i.e., it shows that the tree has changed, and that `kernel/sched.c` has is
not up-to-date and may contain new stuff. The all-zero sha1 means that to
@@ -116,15 +116,6 @@ tell which file is in which state, since the "has been updated" ones
show a valid sha1, and the "not in sync with the index" ones will
always have the special all-zero sha1.
-Written by Linus Torvalds <>
-Documentation by David Greaves, Junio C Hamano and the git-list <>.
Part of the linkgit:git[1] suite