Diffstat (limited to '')
1 files changed, 26 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/cgitrc.5.txt b/cgitrc.5.txt
index 5903a93..8e31578 100644
@@ -42,7 +42,7 @@ agefile::
Path used to store the cgit cache entries. Default value:
+ "/var/cache/cgit". See also: "MACRO EXPANSION".
Number which specifies the time-to-live, in minutes, for the cached
@@ -161,7 +161,7 @@ header::
Name of a configfile to include before the rest of the current config-
- file is parsed. Default value: none.
+ file is parsed. Default value: none. See also: "MACRO EXPANSION".
The content of the file specified with this option will be included
@@ -243,7 +243,8 @@ noheader::
A list of subdirectories inside of scan-path, relative to it, that
should loaded as git repositories. This must be defined prior to
- scan-path. Default value: none. See also: scan-path.
+ scan-path. Default value: none. See also: scan-path, "MACRO
Text which will be used as default value for "repo.readme". Default
@@ -295,7 +296,8 @@ scan-path::
scan-path loads only the directories listed in the file pointed to by
project-list. Be advised that only the global settings taken
before the scan-path directive will be applied to each repository.
- Default value: none. See also: cache-scanrc-ttl, project-list.
+ Default value: none. See also: cache-scanrc-ttl, project-list,
+ "MACRO EXPANSION".
The name of the current repository section - all repositories defined
@@ -492,6 +494,26 @@ allocated buffer within cgit then only the environment variables that fit
in the allocated buffer are handed to the filter.
+The following cgitrc options supports a simple macro expansion feature,
+where tokens prefixed with "$" are replaced with the value of a similary
+named environment variable:
+Macro expansion will also happen on the content of $CGIT_CONFIG, if
+One usage of this feature is virtual hosting, which in its simplest form
+can be accomplished by adding the following line to /etc/cgitrc:
EXAMPLE CGITRC FILE