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authorSean Whitton <>2016-12-19 13:12:48 +0000
committerSean Whitton <>2016-12-19 13:12:48 +0000
commit91e7b53b3c66102c4bc06bec5cd7db13a35dc63a (patch)
treeeb0dae8e2d20cd7412c9f784c0a7a720f9938ab2 /dgit-maint-merge.7.pod
parentff2ebaf0a41a3edc8f71f778082f0cb3d34610e0 (diff)
dgit-maint-merge(7): Add upstream remote when converting
Signed-off-by: Sean Whitton <>
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diff --git a/dgit-maint-merge.7.pod b/dgit-maint-merge.7.pod
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@@ -201,6 +201,14 @@ First, dump any existing patch queue:
+Then make new upstream tags available:
+=over 4
+ % git remote add -f upstream https://some.upstream/foo.git
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> and then unpacked the resultant source package.