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2005-08-04Retire git-check-files documentation too.Junio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-08-04Retire check-files.Junio C Hamano
The king penguin said: It has no point any more, all the tools check the file status on their own, and yes, the thing should probably be removed. and the faithful servant makes it so. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-08-04git-send-pack: documentationJunio C Hamano
Describe the renaming push. The wording is horrible and I would appreciate a rewrite, but it is better than nothing ;-). Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-08-03[PATCH] Doc: update git-send-email-script documentation.Ryan Anderson
Signed-off-by: Ryan Anderson <ryan@michonline.com> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-08-03[PATCH] Add documentation for git-send-email-scriptRyan Anderson
Signed-off-by: Ryan Anderson <ryan@michonline.com> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-08-03receive-pack hooks updates.Junio C Hamano
The earlier one conflated update and post-update hooks for no good reason. Correct that ugly hack. Now post-update hooks will take the list of successfully updated refs. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-08-01[PATCH] git-merge-cache -q doesn't complain about failing merge programPetr Baudis
git-merge-cache reporting failed merge program is undesirable for Cogito, since it emits its own more appropriate error message in that case. However, I want to show other possible git-merge-cache error messages. So -q will just silence this particular error. Signed-off-by: Petr Baudis <pasky@ucw.cz> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-08-01[PATCH] Updates to tutorial.txtJohannes Schindelin
Fix a few typos. Adapt to git-http-pull not borking on packed repositories. Signed-off-by: Johannes Schindelin <Johannes.Schindelin@gmx.de> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-08-01CVS-like push-pull description update.Junio C Hamano
- Yes, push does not lock, but that does not mean it is not meant for multi-user repository. It just ought to perform correctly without using locks. - Let's not pretend we know _the_ right way. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-08-01[PATCH] Updates for cvs-migration.txtJohannes Schindelin
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-08-01[PATCH] Added hook in git-receive-packJosef Weidendorfer
Just before updating a ref, $GIT_DIR/hooks/update refname old-sha1 new-sha1 is called if executable. The hook can decline the ref to be updated by exiting with a non-zero status, or allow it to be updated by exiting with a zero status. The mechanism also allows e.g sending of a mail with pushed commits on the remote repository. Documentation update with an example hook is included. jc: The credits of the basic idea and initial implementation go to Josef, but I ended up rewriting major parts of his patch, so bugs are all mine. Also I changed the semantics for the hook from his original version (which were post-update hook) so that the hook can optionally decline to update the ref, and also can be used to implement the overall cleanups. The latter was primarily to implement a suggestion from Linus that calling update-server-info should be made optional. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-07-30[PATCH] document git-rev-list betterMatthias Urlichs
Document new (and not-so-new) flags of git-rev-list. Signed-off-By: Matthias Urlichs <smurf@smurf.noris.de> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-07-30[PATCH] Trivial tidyupsPetr Baudis
Simple whitespace-related tidyups ensuring style consistency. This is carried over from my old git-pb branch. Signed-off-by: Petr Baudis <pasky@ucw.cz> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-07-30Documentation and tests: ls-files exclude pattern.Junio C Hamano
Update the tests and documentation to match the new "last one determines its fate" semantics. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-07-29Tutorial: use a bit longer sample filenames.Junio C Hamano
Darrin Thompson noticed when he was showing off GIT to others that the use of filenames "a" and "b" in the tutorial example was unnecessarily confusing, especially with our "patch -p1" prefix a/ and b/, without giving us any patch. I was very tempted to change them back to l/ and k/ prefixes, but decided to restrain myself and update the tutorial instead ;-). Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-07-28[PATCH] Add documentation for git-rename-scriptRyan Anderson
Signed-off-by: Ryan Anderson <ryan@michonline.com> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-07-28Document --strict flag to the fsck-cache command.Junio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-07-27Tutorial typofix.Linus Torvalds
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-07-26Documentation: describe git-ls-files --exclude patterns.Junio C Hamano
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-07-25Update the documentation for git-tag-script to reflect current behavior.Ryan Anderson
[jc: I updated Ryan's patch to mention -a to create an unsigned tag.] Signed-off-by: Ryan Anderson <ryan@michonline.com>
2005-07-24[PATCH] Document update-server-info.Junio C Hamano
This adds a minimum documentation to the new command. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-24[PATCH] Documentation: git-peek-remote.Junio C Hamano
Add documentation for the git-peek-remote and link it from the main index. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-23Update tutorial.txt branches/tags to use the nicer helper syntaxLinus Torvalds
Teach people to use "git tag <tag-name>" instead of writing the current HEAD by hand into the .git/refs/tags/<tag-name> file. Most people probably don't really want to know about how git does things internally.
2005-07-23[PATCH] tutorial: mention "git clone" records .git/branches/originJunio C Hamano
Update the recommended workflow for individual developers. While they are tracking the origin, refs/heads/origin is updated by "git fetch", so there is no need to manually copy FETCH_HEAD to refs/heads/ anywhere. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>
2005-07-23[PATCH] Fix a typo in git-unpack-objects documentation.Jan Veldeman
Fix a typo in git-unpack-objects documentation. Signed-off-by: Jan Veldeman <jan@mind.be> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-16[PATCH] Documentation: describe short-hand used in fetch/pull.Junio C Hamano
Describe short-hand for remote repository used in fetch/pull. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-16[PATCH] Documentation: update recommended workflow when working with others.Junio C Hamano
Clarify that the hierarchy implied by the recommended workflow is only informal. Refer readers to nice illustration by Randy Dunlap. Separate out the step to "push" to own public repository in the workflow. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-16[PATCH] Documentation: adjust cvsimport command line.Junio C Hamano
The cvsimport example in the cvs migration document was still using the old syntax for target repository after new and improved cvsimport-script was merged. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-15Fix up "make doc"Linus Torvalds
Fix 'git-var.txt' and use "-b xhtml11" instead of "-b css-embedded" to make asciidoc 7.0.1 happy.
2005-07-15[PATCH] Documentation: pull, push, packing repository and working with others.Junio C Hamano
Describe where you can pull from with a bit more detail. Clarify description of pushing. Add a section on packing repositories. Add a section on recommended workflow for the project lead, subsystem maintainers and individual developers. Move "Tag" section around to make the flow of example simpler to follow. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-15[PATCH] Documentation: update tutorial to talk about push.Junio C Hamano
Talk about publishing to a public repository. Also fixes a couple of typos. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-15[PATCH] Add doc and install-doc targets to the MakefileEric W. Biederman
This makes it straightforward for people wanting to build and install the git man pages and the rest of the documentation to do so. Signed-off-by: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-15[PATCH] Update the list of diagnostics for git-commit-treeEric W. Biederman
With the recent work on setup_ident() there are a few more possible diagnostic messages form git-commit-tree Signed-off-by: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-15[PATCH] Add git-var a tool for reading interesting git variables.Eric W. Biederman
Sharing code between shell scripts and C is a challenge. The program git-var allows us to have a set of named values that a shell script can interrogate and a normal C program can simply call the functions that compute them. Allowing sharing when computing plain test values. Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-14[PATCH] Documentation: push-pull commands into a separate category.Junio C Hamano
This splits push-pull related commands into a separate category. I think a bigger overhaul of the main index is needed, but have not got around to it. Help is welcome. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-14[PATCH] Documentation: send/receive.Junio C Hamano
This adds documentation for 'smarter push' family of commands. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-14[PATCH] Documentation: clone/fetch/upload.Junio C Hamano
This adds documentation for 'smarter pull' family of commands. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-14[PATCH] Documentation: packed GIT support commands.Junio C Hamano
This adds documentation for creating packed archives, inspecting, validating them, and unpacking them. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-14[PATCH] apply: match documentation, usage string and code.Junio C Hamano
The more recent --apply option was not described. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-14[PATCH] Remove leftover comment from documentation.Junio C Hamano
The comment was left over from the days when we had a single huge core-git.txt document. No more. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-14[PATCH] clone-pack and clone-script: documentation and add a missing parameter.Junio C Hamano
While adding the documentation for these two commands, I noticed that the name of the program on the other end (git-upload-pack) is already almost configurable but git-clone-pack lacked command line parameter parsing to actually use anything but default, so I introduced --exec= like other remote commands while I was at it. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-14[PATCH] Document two pack push-pull protocols.Junio C Hamano
This documents the two pack push-pull protocols used by the smart upload-fetch/clone and send/receive commands. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-13[PATCH] Clean up diff option descriptions.Junio C Hamano
I got tired of maintaining almost duplicated descriptions in diff-* brothers, both in usage string and documentation. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-11[PATCH] git-cvsimport-script: add "import only" optionSven Verdoolaege
git-cvsimport-script: add "import only" option which tells the script not to perform a checkout after importing. This ensures that the working directory and cache remain untouched and will not create them if they do not exist. Acked-by: Matthias Urlichs <smurf@smurf.noris.de> Signed-off-by: Sven Verdoolaege <skimo@kotnet.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-11[PATCH] add --missing-ok option to write-treeBryan Larsen
This option allows a write-tree even if the referenced objects are not in the database. Signed-off-by: Bryan Larsen <bryan.larsen@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-09Update the tutorial a bitLinus Torvalds
Add notes on branches, merging, tagging, and update some of the usage to the friendlier "git cmd" syntax. It's still ridiculously lacking, but perhaps it's a _bit_ more useful.
2005-07-09[PATCH] Add --info-only option to git-update-cache.Bryan Larsen
Add --info-only option to git-update-cache. [JC demangled whitespace from the posted patch himself because he liked it so much. Also adjusted to the index_fd() interface slightly done differently from the original one.] Signed-off-by: Bryan Larsen <bryan.larsen@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-09[PATCH] Expose object ID computation functions.Bryan Larsen
This patch makes the first half of write_sha1_file() and index_fd() externally visible, to allow callers to compute the object ID without actually storing it in the object database. [JC demangled the whitespaces himself because he liked the patch so much, and reworked the interface to index_fd() slightly, taking suggestion from Linus and of his own.] Signed-off-by: Bryan Larsen <bryan.larsen@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
2005-07-05Merge with Linus' current treeMatthias Urlichs
2005-07-03Support :ext: access method.Sven Verdoolaege