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authorIan Jackson <>2015-07-05 01:34:08 +0100
committerIan Jackson <>2015-07-05 01:34:37 +0100
commit1658b0b4e5712658f3ee73863fe2b609fbdb650a (patch)
treebaeecfd00af3718840bd64bf55c180a0126633cc /dgit.1
parent61bb03debb88d1dffe29fdb471d1d9a893b397d3 (diff)
Provide --clean=git-ff (aka -wgf), which is useful for dgit itself (!)
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diff --git a/dgit.1 b/dgit.1
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+++ b/dgit.1
@@ -269,6 +269,15 @@ from being run.
the downside is simply that git clean may delete files you forgot to
git add.
+.BR --clean=git-ff " | " -wgf
+The source tree should be cleaned, before building a source package
+with one of the build options, using
+.BR "git clean -xdff" .
+This is like
+"git clean -xdf"
+but it also removes any subdirectories containing different git
+trees (which only unusual packages are likely to create).
.BR --clean=none " | " -wn
Do not clean the tree before building a source package. If there are
files which are not in git, or if the build creates such files, a