From: "Junio C Hamano" <gits...@pobox.com>
It was more that _all_ man pages link back here, and these (hopefully
useful ;-) Discussion and Further Documentation sections are waaay off
the bottom of the screen, so are easy to never see.
Philip Oakley <philipoak...@iee.org> writes:
Highlight there is a further discussion section later in
git man page
Signed-off-by: Philip Oakley <philipoak...@iee.org>
diff --git a/Documentation/git.txt b/Documentation/git.txt
index 34d8a1b..d932a3e 100644
@@ -30,6 +30,7 @@ After you mastered the basic concepts, you can come
back to this
page to learn what commands git offers. You can learn more about
individual git commands with "git help command". linkgit:gitcli
manual page gives you an overview of the command line command
+See also the Discussion and Further Documentation sections below.
Formatted and hyperlinked version of the latest git documentation
can be viewed at `http://git-htmldocs.googlecode.com/git/git.html`.
I am not sure if this is appropriate.
The primary objective of this paragraph is to nudge people who try
to dive into the body of this document without understanding the
fundamentals (which tends to waste their time) without spending too
many words. After they visit these pages, they are armed with
sufficient prerequisite knowledge and are free to go directly to
documentation for individual subcommands, and this page is one of
such pages. I do not think Discussion and Further Documentation
sections are such prerequisites they should read before coming back
here and looking at the list of subcommands.
Actually I would have liked to make it an active link to the section for
any html version, but wasn't sure how to achieve that - is there a
method to link within a document?
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