Commit 9fc7bc65 authored by Junio C Hamano's avatar Junio C Hamano

Merge branch 'jc/fetch-refspec-doc-update' into maint

"git fetch <there> <src>:<dst>" allows an object name on the <src>
side when the other side accepts such a request since Git v2.5, but
the documentation was left stale.

* jc/fetch-refspec-doc-update:
  fetch doc: src side of refspec could be full SHA-1
parents 96c6bb56 83558a41
......@@ -23,9 +23,11 @@ ifdef::git-pull[]
endif::git-pull[]
+
The format of a <refspec> parameter is an optional plus
`+`, followed by the source ref <src>, followed
`+`, followed by the source <src>, followed
by a colon `:`, followed by the destination ref <dst>.
The colon can be omitted when <dst> is empty.
The colon can be omitted when <dst> is empty. <src> is
typically a ref, but it can also be a fully spelled hex object
name.
+
`tag <tag>` means the same as `refs/tags/<tag>:refs/tags/<tag>`;
it requests fetching everything up to the given tag.
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