|author||Ian Jackson <email@example.com>||2018-06-27 01:06:00 +0100|
|committer||Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2018-06-27 01:27:59 +0100|
dgit(1): Mention in --overwrite that it is usually needed for first dgit push
This is part of #891031. Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <email@example.com>
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 0 deletions
@@ -519,6 +519,12 @@ This option is useful if you are the maintainer, and you have
incorporated NMU changes into your own git workflow in a way that
doesn't make your branch a fast forward from the NMU.
+This option is also usually necessary
+the first time a package is pushed with dgit push
+to a particular suite.
+.BR dgit-maint- \fI*\fR (7) .
ought to be the version currently in the archive. If