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[PATCH v2 2/3] revisions.txt: mark optional rev arguments with []




In revisions.txt, an optional rev argument was not distinguised.
Instead, a user had to continue and read the description in order to
learn that the argument was optional.

Since the [] notation for an optional argument is common-knowledge in
the Git documentation, mark optional arguments with [] so that it's more
obvious for the reader.

Signed-off-by: Denton Liu <liu.denton@xxxxxxxxx>
---
 Documentation/revisions.txt | 6 +++---
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/revisions.txt b/Documentation/revisions.txt
index e5f11691b1..68cce2ca06 100644
--- a/Documentation/revisions.txt
+++ b/Documentation/revisions.txt
@@ -95,7 +95,7 @@ some output processing may assume ref names in UTF-8.
   The construct '@{-<n>}' means the <n>th branch/commit checked out
   before the current one.
 
-'<branchname>@\{upstream\}', e.g. 'master@\{upstream\}', '@\{u\}'::
+'[<branchname>]@\{upstream\}', e.g. 'master@\{upstream\}', '@\{u\}'::
   The suffix '@\{upstream\}' to a branchname (short form '<branchname>@\{u\}')
   refers to the branch that the branch specified by branchname is set to build on
   top of (configured with `branch.<name>.remote` and
@@ -103,7 +103,7 @@ some output processing may assume ref names in UTF-8.
   current one. These suffixes are also accepted when spelled in uppercase, and
   they mean the same thing no matter the case.
 
-'<branchname>@\{push\}', e.g. 'master@\{push\}', '@\{push\}'::
+'[<branchname>]@\{push\}', e.g. 'master@\{push\}', '@\{push\}'::
   The suffix '@\{push}' reports the branch "where we would push to" if
   `git push` were run while `branchname` was checked out (or the current
   `HEAD` if no branchname is specified). Since our push destination is
@@ -131,7 +131,7 @@ from one location and push to another. In a non-triangular workflow,
 This suffix is also accepted when spelled in uppercase, and means the same
 thing no matter the case.
 
-'<rev>{caret}', e.g. 'HEAD{caret}, v1.5.1{caret}0'::
+'<rev>{caret}[<n>]', e.g. 'HEAD{caret}, v1.5.1{caret}0'::
   A suffix '{caret}' to a revision parameter means the first parent of
   that commit object.  '{caret}<n>' means the <n>th parent (i.e.
   '<rev>{caret}'
-- 
2.21.0.1000.g11cd861522