People not familiar with AsciiDoc may not realize they are supposed to update *.txt files and not *.html/*.1 files when preparing patches to the project.
Signed-off-by: Dale Worley <wor...@ariadne.com> --- Documentation/CodingGuidelines | 6 ++++-- 1 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-) diff --git a/Documentation/CodingGuidelines b/Documentation/CodingGuidelines index 7e4d571..559d5f9 100644 --- a/Documentation/CodingGuidelines +++ b/Documentation/CodingGuidelines @@ -237,8 +237,10 @@ For Python scripts: Writing Documentation: - Most (if not all) of the documentation pages are written in AsciiDoc - and processed into HTML output and manpages. + Most (if not all) of the documentation pages are written in the + AsciiDoc format in *.txt files (e.g. Documentation/git.txt), and + processed into HTML and manpages (e.g. git.html and git.1 in the + same directory). Every user-visible change should be reflected in the documentation. The same general rule as for code applies -- imitate the existing -- 188.8.131.52 -- 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