Re: is http://git-scm.com an *official* git-affiliated site?
- Date: Wed, 7 Feb 2018 07:56:49 -0500
- From: Jeff King <peff@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: is http://git-scm.com an *official* git-affiliated site?
On Wed, Feb 07, 2018 at 11:34:51AM +0000, pedro rijo wrote:
> The command list under https://git-scm.com/docs doesn't show all the
> commands. It's a manually curated list as we can see at
> - https://github.com/git/git-scm.com/blob/master/app/views/doc/ref.html.erb
> - https://github.com/git/git-scm.com/tree/master/app/views/shared/ref
> I'm not sure if the goal ever was to list all available commands or to just
> list some important existing commands (cc @Peff).
> If we want to list all available commands, there's some work that must be
> done in order to automate that, since it's not feasible to manually add
> each new command.
I think we _could_ just add all commands, but there's some value in
organizing them. I'm not sure if there's enough information in git.git
to do that organization. But we could also have a curated list of some
subset of the commands, and then dump the rest in an alphabetized index.