Commit 75940a00 authored by Manlio Perillo's avatar Manlio Perillo Committed by Junio C Hamano

git.txt: add missing info about --git-dir command-line option

Unlike other environment variables (e.g. GIT_WORK_TREE,	GIT_NAMESPACE),
the Documentation/git.txt file did not mention that the GIT_DIR
environment variable can also be set using the --git-dir command line
Signed-off-by: default avatarManlio Perillo <[email protected]>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJunio C Hamano <[email protected]>
parent 50b03b04
......@@ -650,6 +650,7 @@ git so take care if using Cogito etc.
If the 'GIT_DIR' environment variable is set then it
specifies a path to use instead of the default `.git`
for the base of the repository.
The '--git-dir' command-line option also sets this value.
Set the path to the working tree. The value will not be
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