David Glasser wrote:
> Is the newish push.default documented in the "git push" manpage
> anywhere? I don't see it mentioned (and there are several references
> to the "default" behavior), but maybe I'm missing something. Is it
> left out on purpose (ie, config values aren't supposed to be mentioned
> in command manpages)?
You're right. It's documented in `man git-config`, but we should
probably mention it in the `git-push` manpage.
From: Ramkumar Ramachandra <artag...@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 2 Oct 2012 20:37:13 +0530
Subject: [PATCH] Documentation: mention `push.default` in git-push.txt
Signed-off-by: Ramkumar Ramachandra <artag...@gmail.com>
Documentation/git-push.txt | 3 ++-
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
diff --git a/Documentation/git-push.txt b/Documentation/git-push.txt
index cb97cc1..8751b38 100644
@@ -37,7 +37,8 @@ OPTIONS[[OPTIONS]]
`+`, followed by the source ref <src>, followed
by a colon `:`, followed by the destination ref <dst>.
It is used to specify with what <src> object the <dst> ref
- in the remote repository is to be updated.
+ in the remote repository is to be updated. If not specified,
+ the configuration variable `push.default` is used.
The <src> is often the name of the branch you would want to push, but
it can be any arbitrary "SHA-1 expression", such as `master~4` or
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