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diff --git a/Documentation/config/format.txt b/Documentation/config/format.txt
index 45c7bd5..564e809 100644
--- a/Documentation/config/format.txt
+++ b/Documentation/config/format.txt
@@ -57,6 +57,11 @@ format.suffix::
`.patch`. Use this variable to change that suffix (make sure to
include the dot if you want it).
+ Encode email headers that have non-ASCII characters with
+ "Q-encoding" (described in RFC 2047) for email transmission.
+ Defaults to true.
The default pretty format for log/show/whatchanged command,
See linkgit:git-log[1], linkgit:git-show[1],
diff --git a/Documentation/git-format-patch.txt b/Documentation/git-format-patch.txt
index 0d4f895..0f81d04 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-format-patch.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-format-patch.txt
@@ -24,6 +24,7 @@ SYNOPSIS
[(--reroll-count|-v) <n>]
[--to=<email>] [--cc=<email>]
[--[no-]cover-letter] [--quiet]
+ [--[no-]encode-email-headers]
[--no-notes | --notes[=<ref>]]
[--range-diff=<previous> [--creation-factor=<percent>]]
@@ -253,6 +254,13 @@ feeding the result to `git send-email`.
containing the branch description, shortlog and the overall diffstat. You can
fill in a description in the file before sending it out.
+ Encode email headers that have non-ASCII characters with
+ "Q-encoding" (described in RFC 2047), instead of outputting the
+ headers verbatim. Defaults to the value of the
+ `format.encodeEmailHeaders` configuration variable.
As a reviewer aid, insert an interdiff into the cover letter,
or as commentary of the lone patch of a 1-patch series, showing