git-var - Show a git logical variable
2. SYNOPSIS ▲
git var ( -l | <variable> )
3. DESCRIPTION ▲
Prints a git logical variable.
4. OPTIONS ▲
Cause the logical variables to be listed. In addition, all the variables of the git configuration file .git/config are listed as well. (However, the configuration variables listing functionality is deprecated in favor of git config -l.)
5. EXAMPLE ▲
$ git var GIT_AUTHOR_IDENT Eric W. Biederman
6. VARIABLES ▲
The author of a piece of code.
The person who put a piece of code into git.
Text editor for use by git commands. The value is meant to be interpreted by the shell when it is used. Examples: ~/bin/vi, $SOME_ENVIRONMENT_VARIABLE, "C:\Program Files\Vim\gvim.exe" --nofork. The order of preference is the $GIT_EDITOR environment variable, then core.editor configuration, then $VISUAL, then $EDITOR, and then finally vi.
Text viewer for use by git commands (e.g., less). The value is meant to be interpreted by the shell. The order of preference is the $GIT_PAGER environment variable, then core.pager configuration, then $PAGER, and then finally less.
7. DIAGNOSTICS ▲
You don(cqt exist. Go away!
The passwd(5) gecos field couldn(cqt be read
Your parents must have hated you!
The passwd(5) gecos field is longer than a giant static buffer.
Your sysadmin must hate you!
The passwd(5) name field is longer than a giant static buffer.
8. SEE ALSO ▲
9. AUTHOR ▲
Written by Eric Biederman <\m[blue]\\fR\m\s-2\u\d\s+2>
10. DOCUMENTATION ▲
Documentation by Eric Biederman and the git-list <\m[blue]\\fR\m\s-2\u\d\s+2>.
11. GIT ▲
Part of the git(1) suite
12. NOTES ▲