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diff --git a/Documentation/git-submodule.txt b/Documentation/git-submodule.txt
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+++ b/Documentation/git-submodule.txt
@@ -42,8 +42,8 @@ have to use '../foo.git' instead of './foo.git' - as one might expect
when following the rules for relative URLs - because the evaluation
of relative URLs in Git is identical to that of relative directories).
+
-The default remote is the remote of the remote tracking branch
-of the current branch. If no such remote tracking branch exists or
+The default remote is the remote of the remote-tracking branch
+of the current branch. If no such remote-tracking branch exists or
the HEAD is detached, "origin" is assumed to be the default remote.
If the superproject doesn't have a default remote configured
the superproject is its own authoritative upstream and the current
@@ -244,6 +244,13 @@ OPTIONS
--quiet::
Only print error messages.
+--progress::
+ This option is only valid for add and update commands.
+ Progress status is reported on the standard error stream
+ by default when it is attached to a terminal, unless -q
+ is specified. This flag forces progress status even if the
+ standard error stream is not directed to a terminal.
+
--all::
This option is only valid for the deinit command. Unregister all
submodules in the working tree.
@@ -367,7 +374,15 @@ the submodule itself.
this option will be passed to the linkgit:git-clone[1] command.
+
*NOTE*: Do *not* use this option unless you have read the note
-for linkgit:git-clone[1]'s `--reference` and `--shared` options carefully.
+for linkgit:git-clone[1]'s `--reference`, `--shared`, and `--dissociate`
+options carefully.
+
+--dissociate::
+ This option is only valid for add and update commands. These
+ commands sometimes need to clone a remote repository. In this case,
+ this option will be passed to the linkgit:git-clone[1] command.
++
+*NOTE*: see the NOTE for the `--reference` option.
--recursive::
This option is only valid for foreach, update, status and sync commands.