The revisions examples show the revison arguments and the selected
commits, but do not show the intermediate step of the expansion of
the special 'range' notations. Extend the examples, including an
all-parents multi-parent merge commit example.

Sort the examples and fix the alignment for those unaffected
in the next commit.

Signed-off-by: Philip Oakley <>
Cc: Jakub Narębski <>
 Documentation/revisions.txt | 19 +++++++++++++------
 1 file changed, 13 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/revisions.txt b/Documentation/revisions.txt
index 70864d5..ac7dd8e 100644
--- a/Documentation/revisions.txt
+++ b/Documentation/revisions.txt
@@ -326,16 +326,23 @@ Revision Range Summary
   as giving commit '<rev>' and then all its parents prefixed with
   '{caret}' to exclude them (and their ancestors).
-Here are a handful of examples:
+Here are a handful of examples using the Loeliger illustration above:
+   Args   Expansion       Selection
    D                G H D
    D F              G H I J D F
    ^G D             H D
    ^D B             E I J F B
-   B..C             C
-   B...C            G H D E B C
+   B..C   = ^B C          C
+   B...C  = B ^F C        G H D E B C
    ^D B C           E I J F B C
    C                I J F C
-   C^@              I J F
-   C^!              C
-   F^! D            G H D F
+   C^@    = C^1
+          = F             I J F
+   B^@    = B^1 B^2 B^3
+          = D E F         D G H E F I J
+   C^!    = C ^C^1
+          = C ^F          C
+   B^! = B ^B^1 ^B^2 ^B^3
+       = B ^D ^E ^F       B
+   F^! D  = F ^I ^J D     G H D F

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