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-rw-r--r--Documentation/git-add.txt7
-rw-r--r--Documentation/git-push.txt6
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-add.txt b/Documentation/git-add.txt
index 89e4614..7e29383 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-add.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-add.txt
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@ git-add - Add files to the index file.
SYNOPSIS
--------
-'git-add' [-n] [-v] <file>...
+'git-add' [-n] [-v] [--] <file>...
DESCRIPTION
-----------
@@ -26,6 +26,11 @@ OPTIONS
-v::
Be verbose.
+--::
+ This option can be used to separate command-line options from
+ the list of files, (useful when filenames might be mistaken
+ for command-line options).
+
DISCUSSION
----------
diff --git a/Documentation/git-push.txt b/Documentation/git-push.txt
index 5b89110..6f4a48a 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-push.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-push.txt
@@ -43,6 +43,12 @@ to fast forward the remote ref that matches <dst>. If
the optional plus `+` is used, the remote ref is updated
even if it does not result in a fast forward update.
+
+Note: If no explicit refspec is found, (that is neither
+on the command line nor in any Push line of the
+corresponding remotes file---see below), then all the
+refs that exist both on the local side and on the remote
+side are updated.
++
Some short-cut notations are also supported.
+
* `tag <tag>` means the same as `refs/tags/<tag>:refs/tags/<tag>`.