Commit 18d5453e authored by Junio C Hamano's avatar Junio C Hamano

Documentation: move blame examples

This moves the example to specify a line range with regexps to
a later part of the manual page that has similar examples.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJunio C Hamano <[email protected]>
parent 6a96b32d
......@@ -41,10 +41,7 @@ OPTIONS
Use the same output mode as gitlink:git-annotate[1] (Default: off).
-L n,m::
Annotate only the specified line range (lines count from
1). The range can be specified with a regexp. For
example, `-L '/^sub esc_html /,/^}$/'` limits the
annotation only to the body of `esc_html` subroutine.
Annotate only the specified line range (lines count from 1).
-l, --long::
Show long rev (Default: off).
......@@ -125,6 +122,12 @@ ll. 40-60 for file `foo`, you can use `-L` option like this:
git blame -L 40,60 foo
Also you can use regular expression to specify the line range.
git blame -L '/^sub hello {/,/^}$/' foo
would limit the annotation to the body of `hello` subroutine.
When you are not interested in changes older than the version
v2.6.18, or changes older than 3 weeks, you can use revision
range specifiers similar to `git-rev-list`:
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