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authorSean Whitton <>2016-10-30 16:54:35 -0700
committerSean Whitton <>2016-10-30 16:54:35 -0700
commitda9ec7d77f9c3f691d19f87b1117b505b0d58c5b (patch)
tree07e8fe1dd33e5f2703c892badf3631154bd8a49a /dgit-maint-native.7.pod
parentbc1d578bd668ed7010be3ada52482a7c3e2bd7b6 (diff)
dgit-maint-native(7): Soften warning about ugliness
Signed-off-by: Sean Whitton <>
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@@ -15,12 +15,16 @@ We expect that your git history is fast-forwarding.
-You must be prepared to tolerate a small amount of
+You should be prepared to tolerate a small amount of
ugliness in your git history
in the form of merges which stitch
the dgit-generated archive view
into your maintainer history.
+This is to handle uploads that were not made with dgit,
+such as the uploads you made before switching to this workflow,
+or NMUs.
=head2 Benefits