Anonymous committed 2db0bfb

Document a couple of missing command-line options.

This patch adds documentation to quite a few command-line options.

Signed-off-by: Nikolai Weibull <>
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>

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 	update stat information for the checked out entries in
 	the index file.
 	be quiet if files exist or are not in the index
 	forces overwrite of existing files
 	checks out all files in the index.  Cannot be used
 	together with explicit filenames.
 	Don't checkout new files, only refresh files already checked


 Packs are used to reduce the load on mirror systems, backup engines, disk storage, etc.
+        Don't actually remove any objects, only show those that would have been
+        removed.
 Written by Linus Torvalds <>


 	Perform a merge, not just a read.
+        Same as -m except that unmerged entries will be silently ignored.
 	After a successful merge, update the files in the work
 	tree with the result of the merge.