code: plan9front

Download patch

ref: f7a16b5e2cc38aed7985b0144bb2655d14ea6f5a
parent: 6076b4f9367729f60efe5a729070caaa5e38d29f
author: glenda <glenda@jasnah>
date: Sun Jul 2 23:50:56 EDT 2023

git(1): update and clean up git/walk section

--- a/sys/man/1/git
+++ b/sys/man/1/git
@@ -509,7 +509,7 @@
 
 .PP
 .B Git/walk
-provides a tool for walking the list of tracked objects and printing their status.
+is a tool for walking the list of tracked objects and printing their status.
 With no arguments, it prints a list of paths prefixed with the status character.
 When given the
 .B -c
@@ -516,10 +516,14 @@
 character, only the paths are printed.
 When given the
 .B -q
-option, all output is suppressed, and only the status is printed.
+option, all output is suppressed.
 When given the
 .B -f
 option, the output is filtered by status code, and only matching items are printed.
+When given the a branch as a parameter to the
+.B -b
+option, the specified branch is used as the base of the comparison, instead of
+HEAD.
 
 .PP
 The status characters are as follows: