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authorJason A. Donenfeld <Jason@zx2c4.com>2013-05-25 14:19:10 +0200
committerJason A. Donenfeld <Jason@zx2c4.com>2013-05-25 20:33:28 +0200
commit3cb5d86dc68bab4883bf5a7cbc90f3e266237355 (patch)
treef7e3e798447d45179b4169a053f67e0ea3048c14 /cgitrc.5.txt
parentcgit.c: Do not reset HOME after unsetting it. (diff)
ui-summary: Use default branch for readme if : prefix
If the readme value begins with ":", and has no specified branch before it, use the repository's default branch. Signed-off-by: Jason A. Donenfeld <Jason@zx2c4.com>
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@@ -505,7 +505,9 @@ repo.readme::
A path (relative to <repo.path>) which specifies a file to include
verbatim as the "About" page for this repo. You may also specify a
git refspec by head or by hash by prepending the refspec followed by
- a colon. For example, "master:docs/readme.mkd" Default value: <readme>.
+ a colon. For example, "master:docs/readme.mkd". If the value begins
+ with a colon, i.e. ":docs/readme.rst", the default branch of the
+ repository will be used. Default value: <readme>.
A mask of allowed snapshot-formats for this repo, restricted by the