Anthony Baire <> writes:

> When working with a remote repository add/pull/push do not accept a
> <refspec> as parameter but just a <ref>. They should accept any
> well-formatted ref name.
>  - update the doc to use <ref> instead of <refspec>
>  git subtree add   --prefix=<prefix> <commit>
> -git subtree add   --prefix=<prefix> <repository> <commit>
> +git subtree add   --prefix=<prefix> <repository> <ref>
>  git subtree merge --prefix=<prefix> <commit>
> -git subtree pull  --prefix=<prefix> <repository> <refspec...>
> -git subtree push  --prefix=<prefix> <repository> <refspec...>
> +git subtree pull  --prefix=<prefix> <repository> <ref>
> +git subtree push  --prefix=<prefix> <repository> <ref>
>  git subtree split --prefix=<prefix> <commit...>
> @@ -68,7 +68,7 @@ COMMANDS
>  --------
>  add::
>       Create the <prefix> subtree by importing its contents
> -     from the given <refspec> or <repository> and remote <refspec>.
> +     from the given <commit> or <repository> and remote <ref>.

AFAICS you are changing refspec->commit in the manpage, but commit->ref
in the usage message for 'subtree add'?  How does this line up?

Thomas Rast
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