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diff --git a/Documentation/config.txt b/Documentation/config.txt
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--- a/Documentation/config.txt
+++ b/Documentation/config.txt
@@ -894,9 +894,8 @@ url.<base>.insteadOf::
methods, this feature allows people to specify any of the
equivalent URLs and have git automatically rewrite the URL to
the best alternative for the particular user, even for a
- never-before-seen repository on the site. The effect of
- having multiple `insteadOf` values from different
- `<base>` match to an URL is undefined.
+ never-before-seen repository on the site. When more than one
+ insteadOf strings match a given URL, the longest match is used.
Your email address to be recorded in any newly created commits.