|author||Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2015-07-21 18:57:08 +0100|
|committer||Ian Jackson <email@example.com>||2015-07-21 18:57:08 +0100|
--new is needed for read access to packages in NEW, too. Document this, and make it work properly.
Diffstat (limited to 'dgit.1')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 2 deletions
@@ -306,8 +306,10 @@ The build-dependencies are not checked (due to
which violates policy, but may work in practice.
.BR -N " | " --new
-The package may be new in this suite. Without this, dgit will
-refuse to push.
+The package is or may be new in this suite. Without this, dgit will
+refuse to push. It may (for Debian, will) be unable to access the git
+history for any packages which have been newly pushed and have not yet
Do not complain if the working tree does not match your git HEAD.