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authorIan Jackson <>2016-11-07 03:11:33 +0000
committerIan Jackson <>2016-11-07 03:11:33 +0000
commit79670972590a2b34c20a85929b28c3ce7425c55f (patch)
tree4c261e97428c9b12920938b988f45bcc4bb97ff8 /dgit.1
parent833e613bfab2cbf270ead06b9af74b4fe4818143 (diff)
dgit(1): Add caveat about multisuite-generated branches
Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <>
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@@ -88,6 +88,9 @@ When using this facility, it is important to always specify the
same suites in the same order:
dgit will not be make a coherent fast-forwarding history
view otherwise.
+The history generated by this feature is not normally suitable
+for merging back into upstreams,
+as it necessarily contains unattractive pseudomerges.
For your convenience, the
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