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Re: [PATCH 4/8] Doc/gitsubmodules: avoid abbreviations




On Tue, Jan 9, 2018 at 8:06 AM, Kaartic Sivaraam
<kaartic.sivaraam@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Tuesday 09 January 2018 12:15 AM, Stefan Beller wrote:
>>>
>>> - * The command line for those commands that support taking submodule specs.
>>
>> ++ The command line for those commands that support taking submodules
>> as part of their pathspecs[1].
>> ++
>> ++[1] pathspec is an official term according to `man gitglossary`.
>>
>> Maybe?
>>
>
> Yeah, I actually did think 'specification' wasn't a the best fit for
> this (should have mentioned that somewhere) Now, the real term came out :)
>
> Just to be sure, that "[1] pathspec ..." part goes to the end of the
> document doesn't it?

The [1] part was just to highlight it for the sake of this discussion;
I would not include it into the man page.

Stefan