Richard Hansen <> writes:

> The documentation contains a mix of the two spellings, so include both
> in the glossary so that a search for either will lead to the
> definition.
> Signed-off-by: Richard Hansen <>
> ---

I hate to say this after seeing you doing a thorough job in this
series, but because "tree-ish" and "commit-ish" are both made-up
words, I have a feeling that we are better off unifying to the
dashed form, which unfortunately is the other way around from what
your series does.

Patches 5, 6 and 7 are good clarifications.

>  Documentation/glossary-content.txt | 2 +-
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
> diff --git a/Documentation/glossary-content.txt 
> b/Documentation/glossary-content.txt
> index dba5062..0273095 100644
> --- a/Documentation/glossary-content.txt
> +++ b/Documentation/glossary-content.txt
> @@ -486,7 +486,7 @@ should not be combined with other pathspec.
>       with refs to the associated blob and/or tree objects. A
>       <<def_tree,tree>> is equivalent to a <<def_directory,directory>>.
> -[[def_tree-ish]]tree-ish::
> +[[def_tree-ish]]tree-ish (also treeish)::
>       A <<def_ref,ref>> pointing to either a <<def_commit_object,commit
>       object>>, a <<def_tree_object,tree object>>, or a <<def_tag_object,tag
>       object>> pointing to a tag or commit or tree object.
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