Nguyen Thai Ngoc Duy <> writes:

> On Thu, Oct 4, 2012 at 1:49 AM, Junio C Hamano <> wrote:
>> I would recommend against listing any advice.* in the command manual
>> pages.  They are meant to give an advice in cases that are often
>> confusing to new people and are supposed to advise how to turn it
>> off in the message.
> OK. I think I was surprised that some messages were controlled by
> advice.* but gave no hints about that and I found that out by other
> means. I'll check all the advice messages.

As far as I can tell,

    $ git grep -e 'advice\.' Documentation

shows the list in config.txt and nothing else, and they do talk
about when they are issued, but the reasoning behind them may not be
described to a sufficient degree (that is, unless a reader carefully
thinks things through, s/he may not be able to figure out why).  But
I think what we have there is more or less OK.

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