The ?VERSION? parameters to some commands are underdocumented for lack of space 
in “fossil help” output.  For example, the help for the “update” command 
implies that you can only put a tag, branch, or version name here, with 
“version” being a vague term, unhelpful to newbies.

The complete documentation for all of this is here:

We obviously cannot reproduce all of that in fossil help output, so how about 
we just point to it, possibly making use of Fossil’s recent URL aliasing 
feature to get something shorter like

With some help from whatever front-end proxy is using, it could 
be even shorter:

Then we can say something like this in the fossil help output:

    "The VERSION argument can take many forms, all documented
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