|author||Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2016-11-08 21:41:01 +0000|
|committer||Ian Jackson <email@example.com>||2016-11-08 21:42:08 +0000|
dgit-user(7): Explain comma notation better.
Wording suggested by Sean Whitton, and amended. Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/dgit-user.7.pod b/dgit-user.7.pod
index 6a3d534..ad0cca1 100644
@@ -149,9 +149,11 @@ This, the I<remote suite branch>,
is synthesized by your local copy of dgit.
It is fast forwarding.
-Debian separates out the security updates, into C<debian-security>.
-Telling dgit C<debian,-security> means that it should include
-any updates available in C<debian-security>.
+Debian separates out the security updates, into C<*-security>.
+Telling dgit C<jessie,-security> means that it should include
+any updates available in C<jessie-security>.
+The comma notation is a request to dgit to track jessie,
+or jessie-security if there is an update for the package there.
(You can also dgit fetch in a tree that wasn't made by dgit clone.
If there's no C<debian/changelog>