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Added new github.token !command description to README.

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@@ -36,6 +36,14 @@ Just have your git config set up with your GitHub username and token.
You can find your token under [your account](
+You can also define github.token to be a command which returns the
+actual token on stdout by setting the variable to a command string
+prefixed with `!`. For example, the following command fetches the
+token from a password item named "github.token" on the Mac OS
+ token = !security 2>&1 >/dev/null find-generic-password -gs github.token | ruby -e 'print $1 if STDIN.gets =~ /^password: \\\"(.*)\\\"$/'

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