Am 12/17/2012 9:48, schrieb Junio C Hamano:
> Here is what I tentatively have ...
> -'git checkout' [--detach] [<commit>]::
> +'git checkout' --detach [<commit>]::
> +'git checkout' <commit>::
> - Update the index and working tree to reflect the specified
> - commit and set HEAD to point directly to <commit> (see
> - "DETACHED HEAD" section.) Passing `--detach` forces this
> - behavior even if <commit> is a branch.
> + Prepare to work on building new history on top of <commit>,
> + by detaching HEAD at the commit (see "DETACHED HEAD"
> + section), and updating the index and the files in the
> + working tree. Local modifications to the files in the
> + working tree are kept, so that they can be committed on the
> + <branch>.
The last half-sentence should better be removed.
> +Passing `--detach` forces this behavior even if <commit> is a branch.
> 'git checkout' [-p|--patch] [<tree-ish>] [--] <pathspec>...::
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