[master] af26ca9 Varnishstat documentation for -t option

Martin Blix Grydeland martin at varnish-software.com
Thu Apr 9 15:16:28 CEST 2015

commit af26ca922a481fb8584f6d2bf9fc78045bb15c51
Author: Martin Blix Grydeland <martin at varnish-software.com>
Date:   Thu Apr 9 14:58:25 2015 +0200

    Varnishstat documentation for -t option

diff --git a/doc/sphinx/reference/varnishstat.rst b/doc/sphinx/reference/varnishstat.rst
index 7570ef0..47d597e 100644
--- a/doc/sphinx/reference/varnishstat.rst
+++ b/doc/sphinx/reference/varnishstat.rst
@@ -52,6 +52,15 @@ The following options are available:
 	Specify a the filename of a stale VSM instance. When using
         this option the abandonment checking is disabled.
+-t seconds|<off>
+	Timeout before returning error on initial VSM connection.  If
+	set the VSM connection is retried every 0.5 seconds for this
+	any seconds. If zero the connection is attempted only once and
+	will fail immediately if unsuccessful. If set to "off", the
+	connection will not fail, allowing the utility to start and
+	wait indefinetely for the Varnish instance to appear.
+	Defaults to 5 seconds.
 	Display the version number and exit.

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