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diff --git a/Documentation/git-fast-import.txt b/Documentation/git-fast-import.txt
index e6d364f..91ca302 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-fast-import.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-fast-import.txt
@@ -15,7 +15,7 @@ DESCRIPTION
This program is usually not what the end user wants to run directly.
Most end users want to use one of the existing frontend programs,
which parses a specific type of foreign source and feeds the contents
-stored there to 'git-fast-import'.
+stored there to 'git fast-import'.
fast-import reads a mixed command/data stream from standard input and
writes one or more packfiles directly into the current repository.
@@ -24,7 +24,7 @@ updated branch and tag refs, fully updating the current repository
with the newly imported data.
The fast-import backend itself can import into an empty repository (one that
-has already been initialized by 'git-init') or incrementally
+has already been initialized by 'git init') or incrementally
update an existing populated repository. Whether or not incremental
imports are supported from a particular foreign source depends on
the frontend program in use.
@@ -82,7 +82,7 @@ OPTIONS
This information may be useful after importing projects
whose total object set exceeds the 4 GiB packfile limit,
as these commits can be used as edge points during calls
- to 'git-pack-objects'.
+ to 'git pack-objects'.
Disable all non-fatal output, making fast-import silent when it
@@ -124,9 +124,9 @@ an ideal situation, given that most conversion tools are throw-away
Parallel Operation
-Like 'git-push' or 'git-fetch', imports handled by fast-import are safe to
+Like 'git push' or 'git fetch', imports handled by fast-import are safe to
run alongside parallel `git repack -a -d` or `git gc` invocations,
-or any other Git operation (including 'git-prune', as loose objects
+or any other Git operation (including 'git prune', as loose objects
are never used by fast-import).
fast-import does not lock the branch or tag refs it is actively importing.
@@ -220,7 +220,7 @@ variation in formatting will cause fast-import to reject the value.
An example value is ``Tue Feb 6 11:22:18 2007 -0500''. The Git
parser is accurate, but a little on the lenient side. It is the
-same parser used by 'git-am' when applying patches
+same parser used by 'git am' when applying patches
received from email.
Some malformed strings may be accepted as valid dates. In some of
@@ -256,7 +256,7 @@ timezone.
This particular format is supplied as its short to implement and
may be useful to a process that wants to create a new commit
right now, without needing to use a working directory or
+'git update-index'.
If separate `author` and `committer` commands are used in a `commit`
the timestamps may not match, as the system clock will be polled
@@ -690,7 +690,7 @@ recommended, as the frontend does not (easily) have access to the
complete set of bytes which normally goes into such a signature.
If signing is required, create lightweight tags from within fast-import with
`reset`, then create the annotated versions of those tags offline
-with the standard 'git-tag' process.
+with the standard 'git tag' process.
@@ -991,7 +991,7 @@ is not `refs/heads/TAG_FIXUP`).
When committing fixups, consider using `merge` to connect the
commit(s) which are supplying file revisions to the fixup branch.
-Doing so will allow tools such as 'git-blame' to track
+Doing so will allow tools such as 'git blame' to track
through the real commit history and properly annotate the source
@@ -1020,7 +1020,7 @@ Repacking Historical Data
If you are repacking very old imported data (e.g. older than the
last year), consider expending some extra CPU time and supplying
-\--window=50 (or higher) when you run 'git-repack'.
+\--window=50 (or higher) when you run 'git repack'.
This will take longer, but will also produce a smaller packfile.
You only need to expend the effort once, and everyone using your
project will benefit from the smaller repository.