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From: Jeff King <>
To: Philip Oakley <>
Cc: Denton Liu <>,
	Git Mailing List <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] git-rev-list.txt: prune options in synopsis
Date: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 12:11:12 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Fri, Oct 11, 2019 at 05:02:33PM +0100, Philip Oakley wrote:

> Another case, of a different style, is that of `git bundle --all` which does
> need mentioning that particular rev-list option as a major usage (I couldn't
> manage to understand the three layers of man page that needed reading).
> I had proposed a patch many years ago [1] but the feedback wasn't positive,
> though my SO question continues [2] to get votes.

Yeah, I agree that "git bundle" could be more clear about this. I think
just adding an example like this might help:

  # generate a bundle similar to what "git clone" would produce
  git bundle create file.bundle --branches --tags


      reply	other threads:[~2019-10-11 16:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-10-05  0:13 [PATCH] git-rev-list.txt: prune options in synopsis Denton Liu
2019-10-05  9:07 ` Junio C Hamano
2019-10-11  6:04 ` Jeff King
2019-10-11 16:02   ` Philip Oakley
2019-10-11 16:11     ` Jeff King [this message]

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