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@@ -53,6 +53,17 @@ See linkgit:git-config[1] for configuration variable
used to change the default for when the option is not
+ Ignore changes to submodules when looking for changes. <when> can be
+ either "untracked", "dirty" or "all", which is the default. When
+ "untracked" is used submodules are not considered dirty when they only
+ contain untracked content (but they are still scanned for modified
+ content). Using "dirty" ignores all changes to the work tree of submodules,
+ only changes to the commits stored in the superproject are shown (this was
+ the behavior before 1.7.0). Using "all" hides all changes to submodules
+ (and suppresses the output of submodule summaries when the config option
+ `status.submodulesummary` is set).
Terminate entries with NUL, instead of LF. This implies
the `--porcelain` output format if no other format is given.