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--- a/doc/bitbake-user-manual/bitbake-user-manual-fetching.xml
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@@ -588,6 +588,14 @@
The name of the path in which to place the checkout.
By default, the path is <filename>git/</filename>.
</para></listitem>
+ <listitem><para><emphasis>"usehead":</emphasis>
+ Enables local <filename>git://</filename> URLs to use the
+ current branch HEAD as the revision for use with
+ <filename>AUTOREV</filename>.
+ The "usehead" parameter implies no branch and only works
+ when the transfer protocol is
+ <filename>file://</filename>.
+ </para></listitem>
</itemizedlist>
Here are some example URLs:
<literallayout class='monospaced'>