Ramkumar Ramachandra <artag...@gmail.com> writes: > Junio C Hamano wrote: >> >> With a weaker phrase, e.g. "These configuration variables may be of >> interest", such a list may not hurt readers, but personally I do not >> think it adds much value to have a list of variables without even a >> single line description of what each is used for. > > Okay. Does this work?
Hrm, is it useful without even a single line description of what each is used for? Besides, how does it appear in the formatted documents? A thick paragraph that lists names of variables enumerated without comma in between? > -- 8< -- > From: Ramkumar Ramachandra <artag...@gmail.com> > Date: Sun, 7 Oct 2012 17:24:36 +0530 > Subject: [PATCH] Documentation/git-push: add a configuration variables > section > > The list of configuration variables that affect the operation of a git > command can often be hard to find. As a first step, add a > "Configuration variables" section to git-push. The intent is to > create similar sections in all manpages. > > Signed-off-by: Ramkumar Ramachandra <artag...@gmail.com> > --- > Documentation/git-push.txt | 24 ++++++++++++++++++++++++ > 1 file changed, 24 insertions(+) > > diff --git a/Documentation/git-push.txt b/Documentation/git-push.txt > index cb97cc1..a125536 100644 > --- a/Documentation/git-push.txt > +++ b/Documentation/git-push.txt > @@ -426,6 +426,30 @@ Commits A and B would no longer belong to a > branch with a sy > and so would be unreachable. As such, these commits would be removed by > a `git gc` command on the origin repository. > > +Configuration variables > +----------------------- > + > +These configuration variables may be of interest. For more > +information see linkgit:git-config. > + > +branch.<name>.remote > +core.gitProxy > +http.proxy > +push.default > +receive.autogc > +receive.denyCurrentBranch > +receive.denyDeleteCurrent > +receive.denyDeletes > +receive.denyNonFastForwards > +receive.unpackLimit > +receive.updateserverinfo > +remote.<name>.mirror > +remote.<name>.proxy > +remote.<name>.push > +remote.<name>.pushurl > +remote.<name>.receivepack > +remote.<name>.url > + > GIT > --- > Part of the linkgit:git suite -- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe git" in the body of a message to majord...@vger.kernel.org More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html