Prepare for the addition of the -g --guides option to git help
and show that help is available for both concept guides, and commands.

Signed-off-by: Philip Oakley <>
 git.c | 4 +++-
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/git.c b/git.c
index 39ba6b1..2f8aa41 100644
--- a/git.c
+++ b/git.c
@@ -13,7 +13,9 @@ const char git_usage_string[] =
        "           <command> [<args>]";
 const char git_more_info_string[] =
-       N_("See 'git help <command>' for more information on a specific 
+       N_("'git help -a' and 'git help -g' lists available subcommands and 
+          "concept guides. See 'git help <command>' or 'git help <concept>'\n"
+          "to read about a specific subcommand or concept.");
 static struct startup_info git_startup_info;
 static int use_pager = -1;

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