|author||Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2018-10-13 12:48:12 +0100|
|committer||Ian Jackson <email@example.com>||2018-10-13 12:53:31 +0100|
dgit(1): Document that rules clean sometimes not run
Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
1 files changed, 7 insertions, 0 deletions
@@ -591,6 +591,13 @@ the build-dependencies are not checked
which violates policy, but may work in practice.
+The rules clean target will only be run if it is needed:
+when dgit is going to build source or binary packages
+from your working tree,
+rather than from your git branch
+(for example because of --include-dirty
+or because the binary package build uses your working tree).
.BR -N " | " --new
The package is or may be new in this suite. Without this, dgit will