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authorIan Jackson <>2017-08-03 09:52:05 +0100
committerIan Jackson <>2017-08-04 23:06:19 +0100
commitff23ba1247e0c44574139fed95253b6ae5641569 (patch)
parentb01f3996df947910e58298cf5e6dd5734138983c (diff)
dgit-maint-merge(7): Add ' ' around -i\.git/
This manpage should present a shell rune, not a half-quoted thing whose interpretation is left as a tricky exercise to othe reader. The ' ' protect the \ so that it would actually get passed to dpkg-buildpackage. Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <>
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/dgit-maint-merge.7.pod b/dgit-maint-merge.7.pod
index 2d53006..81f4254 100644
--- a/dgit-maint-merge.7.pod
+++ b/dgit-maint-merge.7.pod
@@ -207,7 +207,7 @@ Then make new upstream tags available:
Now you simply need to ensure that your git HEAD is dgit-compatible,
i.e., it is exactly what you would get if you ran
-B<dpkg-buildpackage -i\.git/ -I.git -S>
+B<dpkg-buildpackage -i'\.git/' -I.git -S>
and then unpacked the resultant source package.
To achieve this, you might need to delete