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Documentation: -merge and -pull: describe merge strategies.

... and give a couple of examples of running 'git pull' against
local repository.

Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <junkio@cox.net>

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File Documentation/Makefile

 # 'include' dependencies
 $(patsubst %.txt,%.1,$(wildcard git-diff-*.txt)): \
 	diff-format.txt diff-options.txt
-$(patsubst %,%.1,git-fetch git-pull git-push): pull-fetch-param.txt
 $(patsubst %.txt,%.html,$(wildcard git-diff-*.txt)): \
 	diff-format.txt diff-options.txt
+
+$(patsubst %,%.1,git-fetch git-pull git-push): pull-fetch-param.txt
 $(patsubst %,%.html,git-fetch git-pull git-push): pull-fetch-param.txt
+
+$(patsubst %,%.1,git-merge git-pull): merge-pull-opts.txt
+$(patsubst %,%.html,git-merge git-pull): merge-pull-opts.txt
+
 git.7: ../README
 
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File Documentation/git-merge.txt

 
 SYNOPSIS
 --------
-'git-merge' [-n] [-s <strategy>]... <msg> <head> <remote> <remote>...
+'git-merge' [-n] [--no-commit] [-s <strategy>]... <msg> <head> <remote> <remote>...
 
 
 DESCRIPTION
 
 OPTIONS
 -------
--n::
-	Do not show diffstat at the end of the merge.
-
--s <strategy>::
-	use that merge strategy; can be given more than once to
-	specify them in the order they should be tried.  If
-	there is no `-s` option, built-in list of strategies is
-	used instead.
+include::merge-pull-opts.txt[]
 
 <msg>::
 	The commit message to be used for the merge commit (in case

File Documentation/git-pull.txt

 
 SYNOPSIS
 --------
-'git-pull' <repository> <refspec>...
+'git-pull' <options> <repository> <refspec>...
 
 
 DESCRIPTION
 	existing contents of $GIT_DIR/FETCH_HEAD.  Without this
 	option old data in $GIT_DIR/FETCH_HEAD will be overwritten.
 
+include::merge-pull-opts.txt[]
+
+
+MERGE STRATEGIES
+----------------
+
+resolve::
+	This can only resolve two heads (i.e. the current branch
+	and another branch you pulled from) using 3-way merge
+	algorithm.  It tries to carefully detect criss-cross
+	merge ambiguities and is considered generally safe and
+	fast.  This is the default merge strategy when pulling
+	one branch.
+
+recursive::
+	This can only resolve two heads using 3-way merge
+	algorithm.  When there are more than one common
+	ancestors that can be used for 3-way merge, it creates a
+	merged tree of the common ancestores and uses that as
+	the reference tree for the 3-way merge.  This has been
+	reported to result in fewer merge conflicts without
+	causing mis-merges by tests done on actual merge commits
+	taken from Linux 2.6 kernel development history.
+	Additionally this can detect and handle merges involving
+	renames.
+
+octopus::
+	This resolves more than two-head case, but refuses to do
+	complex merge that needs manual resolution.  It is
+	primarily meant to be used for bundling topic branch
+	heads together.  This is the default merge strategy when
+	pulling more than one branch.
+
+ours::
+	This resolves any number of heads, but the result of the
+	merge is always the current branch head.  It is meant to
+	be used to supersede old development history of side
+	branches.
+
+
+EXAMPLES
+--------
+
+git pull, git pull origin::
+	Fetch the default head from the repository you cloned
+	from and merge it into your current branch.
+
+git pull -s ours . obsolete::
+	Merge local branch `obsolete` into the current branch,
+	using `ours` merge strategy.
+
+git pull . fixes enhancements::
+	Bundle local branch `fixes` and `enhancements` on top of
+	the current branch, making an Octopus merge.
+
+git pull --no-commit . maint::
+	Merge local branch `maint` into the current branch, but
+	do not make a commit automatically.  This can be used
+	when you want to include further changes to the merge,
+	or want to write your own merge commit message.
++
+You should refrain from abusing this option to sneak substantial
+changes into a merge commit.  Small fixups like bumping
+release/version name would be acceptable.
+
+
 Author
 ------
 Written by Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>

File Documentation/merge-pull-opts.txt

+-n, --no-summary::
+	Do not show diffstat at the end of the merge.
+
+--no-commit::
+	Perform the merge but pretend the merge failed and do
+	not autocommit.
+
+-s <strategy>::
+	use that merge strategy; can be given more than once to
+	specify them in the order they should be tried.  If
+	there is no `-s` option, built-in list of strategies is
+	used instead (`git-merge-resolve` when merging a single
+	head, `git-merge-octopus` otherwise).