Phil Hord <phil.h...@gmail.com> writes:
> Normally the pickaxe options limit the diff output to those files which
> contained the changes being searched; that is, those files which
> had modifications including the search string. With the --pickaxe-all
> option, the diff of the entire commit will be shown including files
> which did not have modifications including the search string. This
> is designed to make it easier to review the changes in the context
> of the whole commit.
I find this very readable, even though "diff output" might be
somewhat misleading (it is not "output for the end user", but is
"passing to the next stage in the pipeline").
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