Jeff King <p...@peff.net> writes:
> On Tue, Mar 26, 2013 at 04:48:44PM +0700, Nguyen Thai Ngoc Duy wrote:
>> Something like this, maybe?
>> -- 8< --
>> Subject: [PATCH] git.txt: document the implicit working tree setting with
>> Signed-off-by: Nguyễn Thái Ngọc Duy <pclo...@gmail.com>
>> Documentation/git.txt | 2 ++
>> 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)
>> diff --git a/Documentation/git.txt b/Documentation/git.txt
>> index 7efaa59..ce55abf 100644
>> --- a/Documentation/git.txt
>> +++ b/Documentation/git.txt
>> @@ -671,6 +671,8 @@ Git so take care if using Cogito etc.
>> specifies a path to use instead of the default `.git`
>> for the base of the repository.
>> The '--git-dir' command-line option also sets this value.
>> + If neither GIT_WORK_TREE nor '--work-tree' is set, the
>> + current directory will become the working tree.
> I think this is a good thing to mention, but a few nits:
> 1. core.worktree is another way of setting it
> 2. This can also be overridden by --bare (at least in "next").
> 3. I think having core.bare set will also override this
Yeah. And sorry I kept typing alias. I obviously meant "bare"; the
user visible symptom is closely linked to the use of alias, but the
most important aspect of the change in 2cd83d10bb6b (setup: suppress
implicit "." work-tree for bare repos, 2013-03-08) is about being in
a bare repository where by definition working tree does not exist.
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