send-email docs: add format-patch options

git-send-email(1) does not mention that "git format-patch" options are
accepted. Augment SYNOPSIS and DESCRIPTION to mention it.

Update git-send-email.perl USAGE to be consistent with
git-send-email(1).

Signed-off-by: Thiago Perrotta <tbperrotta@gmail.com>
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
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Thiago Perrotta 11 months ago committed by Junio C Hamano
parent 2b7b75850c
commit a2ce608244
  1. 6
      Documentation/git-send-email.txt
  2. 3
      git-send-email.perl

@ -9,7 +9,8 @@ git-send-email - Send a collection of patches as emails
SYNOPSIS
--------
[verse]
'git send-email' [<options>] <file|directory|rev-list options>...
'git send-email' [<options>] <file|directory>...
'git send-email' [<options>] <format-patch options>
'git send-email' --dump-aliases
@ -19,7 +20,8 @@ Takes the patches given on the command line and emails them out.
Patches can be specified as files, directories (which will send all
files in the directory), or directly as a revision list. In the
last case, any format accepted by linkgit:git-format-patch[1] can
be passed to git send-email.
be passed to git send-email, as well as options understood by
linkgit:git-format-patch[1].
The header of the email is configurable via command-line options. If not
specified on the command line, the user will be prompted with a ReadLine

@ -40,7 +40,8 @@ package main;
sub usage {
print <<EOT;
git send-email [options] <file | directory | rev-list options >
git send-email' [<options>] <file|directory>
git send-email' [<options>] <format-patch options>
git send-email --dump-aliases
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