Felipe Contreras <felipe.contre...@gmail.com> writes:
> There's no mention of the 'origin' default, or the fact that the
> upstream tracking branch remote is used.
> Signed-off-by: Felipe Contreras <felipe.contre...@gmail.com>
> Documentation/git-fetch.txt | 3 +++
> 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)
> diff --git a/Documentation/git-fetch.txt b/Documentation/git-fetch.txt
> index e08a028..a7b245d 100644
> --- a/Documentation/git-fetch.txt
> +++ b/Documentation/git-fetch.txt
> @@ -37,6 +37,9 @@ or from several repositories at once if <group> is given and
> there is a remotes.<group> entry in the configuration file.
> (See linkgit:git-config).
> +When no remote is specified, by default the `origin` remote will be used,
> +unless there's an upstream branch configured for the current branch.
It is better than saying nothing, but the reader will be left
wondering what happens when "upstream branch" is configured with the
When no remote is specified, by default the `origin` remote will
be used, unless there's an upstream branch configured for the
current branch, in which case the `fetch` goes to the remote the
specified upstream remote-tracking branch is taken from.
or something, perhaps?
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