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[03/22] check-mailmap doc: note config options

Message ID 20210112201806.13284-4-avarab@gmail.com (mailing list archive)
State New
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Series shortlog: remove unused(?) "repo-abbrev" feature | expand

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Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason Jan. 12, 2021, 8:17 p.m. UTC
Add a passing mention of the mailmap.file and mailmap.blob
configuration options. Before this addition a reader of the
"check-mailmap" manpage would have no idea that a custom map could be
specified, unless they'd happen to e.g. come across it in the "config"
manpage first.

Signed-off-by: Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason <avarab@gmail.com>
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 Documentation/git-check-mailmap.txt | 7 +++++++
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diff --git a/Documentation/git-check-mailmap.txt b/Documentation/git-check-mailmap.txt
index 45a5cfafd8..02f4418323 100644
--- a/Documentation/git-check-mailmap.txt
+++ b/Documentation/git-check-mailmap.txt
@@ -36,6 +36,13 @@  name is provided or known to the 'mailmap', ``Name $$<user@host>$$'' is
 printed; otherwise only ``$$<user@host>$$'' is printed.
 
 
+CONFIGURATION
+-------------
+
+See `mailmap.file` and `mailmap.blob` in linkgit:git-config[1] for how
+to specify a custom `.mailmap` target file or object.
+
+
 MAPPING AUTHORS
 ---------------