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Add installation note on how to install getopt.

Thanks Alexander Groß.
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@@ -35,6 +35,12 @@ where git-flow will be installed, simply specify it explicitly, using:
Or simply point your `PATH` environment variable to your git-flow checkout
+*Installation note:*
+git-flow depends on the availability of the command line utility `getopt`,
+which may not be available in your Unix/Linux environment. Please use your
+favorite package manager to install `getopt`. For Cygwin, install the
+`util-linux` package to get `getopt`.
Integration with your shell

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