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[v2,01/11] git-fast-import.txt: fix documentation for --quiet option

Message ID 20181114002600.29233-2-newren@gmail.com
State New, archived
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Series fast export and import fixes and features | expand

Commit Message

Elijah Newren Nov. 14, 2018, 12:25 a.m. UTC
Signed-off-by: Elijah Newren <newren@gmail.com>
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 Documentation/git-fast-import.txt | 7 ++++---
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-fast-import.txt b/Documentation/git-fast-import.txt
index e81117d27f..7ab97745a6 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-fast-import.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-fast-import.txt
@@ -40,9 +40,10 @@  OPTIONS
 	not contain the old commit).
 
 --quiet::
-	Disable all non-fatal output, making fast-import silent when it
-	is successful.  This option disables the output shown by
-	--stats.
+	Disable the output shown by --stats, making fast-import usually
+	be silent when it is successful.  However, if the import stream
+	has directives intended to show user output (e.g. `progress`
+	directives), the corresponding messages will still be shown.
 
 --stats::
 	Display some basic statistics about the objects fast-import has