On Thu, Jul 4, 2013 at 3:35 PM, Paul A. Kennedy <paken...@pobox.com> wrote:
> diff --git a/Documentation/git-rebase.txt b/Documentation/git-rebase.txt
> index aca8405..ffaef29 100644
> --- a/Documentation/git-rebase.txt
> +++ b/Documentation/git-rebase.txt
> @@ -238,6 +238,13 @@ leave out at most one of A and B, in which case it
> defaults to HEAD.
> will be reset to where it was when the rebase operation was
> + Untracked files added to the index will not be unstaged, and
> + therefore, not present in the working directory upon abort.
> + Unstage files before the abort, or stash untracked content before
> + starting the rebase (see linkgit:git-stash). Dangling blobs
> + may be found and recovered using fsck and cat-file (see
> + linkgit:git-fsck, linkgit:git-cat-file).
Not commenting about the change in general, just one issue: The
transition to "dangling blobs" seems abrupt and may convey little
meaning to non-expert users. Perhaps lead in to that sentence with
something along the lines of:
"If you neglect to unstage untracked files before abort, they become
dangling blogs, which may be found ..."
Also, a bit earlier, perhaps: s/Unstage files/Manually unstage files/
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