-Shows the commit logs. This command internally invokes
-'git-rev-list', and the command line options are passed to that
+The command takes options applicable to the gitlink::git-rev-list
+command to control what is shown and how, and options applicable to
+the gitlink::git-diff-tree commands to control how the change
+each commit introduces are shown.
+This manual page describes only the most frequently used
-This manual page describes only the most frequently used options.
Show only commits between the named two commits.
+ Show the change the commit introduces in a patch form.
+ Show only commits that affect the specified paths.
The "--" is necessary to avoid confusion with the *branch* named
+git log -r --name-status release..test::
+ Show the commits that are in the "test" branch but not yet
+ in the "release" branch, along with the list of paths