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Junio C Hamano  committed b67b9b2

Revert "tutorial: update the initial commit example."

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 on its standard input, and it will write out the resulting object name for the
 commit to its standard output.
 
-And this is where we create the `.git/refs/heads/master` file
-which is pointed at by `HEAD`. This file is supposed to contain
-the reference to the top-of-tree of the master branch, and since
-that's exactly what `git-commit-tree` spits out, we can do this
-all with a sequence of simple shell commands:
+And this is where we create the `.git/refs/heads/master` file. This file is
+supposed to contain the reference to the top-of-tree, and since that's
+exactly what `git-commit-tree` spits out, we can do this all with a simple
+shell pipeline:
 
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-tree=$(git-write-tree)
-commit=$(echo 'Initial commit' | git-commit-tree $tree)
-git-update-ref HEAD $(commit)
+echo "Initial commit" | \
+	git-commit-tree $(git-write-tree) > .git/refs/heads/master
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