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authorIan Jackson <>2018-10-04 02:36:20 +0100
committerIan Jackson <>2018-10-04 16:33:23 +0100
commit33ab412087f8c2403bd0f79f787d04b09e565ffb (patch)
parentce6c1132ed0bc49b51321fb725485cde00c226e1 (diff)
git-debrebase: merges: Make warnings of lossage less overblown
In particular, everyone's gdr (if it's new enough) should cope with the generated merged-breakwaters commits. And there are at least a couple of tests now, so the risks of total craziness are lower. Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <>
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 8 deletions
diff --git a/git-debrebase.1.pod b/git-debrebase.1.pod
index 1156825..04a57ee 100644
--- a/git-debrebase.1.pod
+++ b/git-debrebase.1.pod
@@ -515,14 +515,11 @@ Requests (more) debugging. May be repeated.
Enable experimental code for handling general merges
(see L<git-debrebase(5)/General merges>).
-This option may generate branch structures that
-require the use of this same option by other people.
-Also you may experience lossage of various kinds,
-including false error messages,
-references to nonexistent documentation,
-being handed an incomprehensible pile of
-multidimensional merge wreckage,
-and/or possible mangling of your package's source code.
+This option may generate lossage of various kinds,
+including misleading error messages,
+references to nonexistent documentation, and
+you being handed an incomprehensible pile of
+multidimensional merge wreckage.