Anonymous committed da6bf70

git: grok 'help' to mean '--help'.

Most other scm's understand it, most users expect it and it's an easy fix.

Signed-off-by: Andreas Ericsson <>
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>

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 	for (i = 1; i < argc; i++) {
 		char *arg = argv[i];
+		if (!strcmp(arg, "help")) {
+			show_help = 1;
+			continue;
+		}
 		if (strncmp(arg, "--", 2))
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