User configuration file is now stored at $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/git/gitk

Signed-off-by: Astril Hayato <>
 Documentation/gitk.txt | 4 ++--
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/gitk.txt b/Documentation/gitk.txt
index 1e9e38a..417a707 100644
--- a/Documentation/gitk.txt
+++ b/Documentation/gitk.txt
@@ -166,8 +166,8 @@ gitk --max-count=100 --all \-- Makefile::
-Gitk creates the .gitk file in your $HOME directory to store preferences
-such as display options, font, and colors.
+User configuration and preferences are stored at $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/git/gitk or
+$HOME/.config/git/gitk if $XDG_CONFIG_HOME is not set.

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