|author||Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2016-10-23 15:41:00 +0100|
|committer||Ian Jackson <email@example.com>||2016-10-23 15:49:21 +0100|
dgit(1): Some more info about --deliberately.
Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'dgit.1')
1 files changed, 7 insertions, 1 deletions
@@ -376,7 +376,13 @@ maintainer view, the pseudo-merge will appear only in the dgit view.)
Declare that you are deliberately doing
.IR something .
This can be used to override safety catches, including safety catches
-which relate to distro-specific policies. The meanings of
+which relate to distro-specific policies.
+The use of --deliberately is declared and published in the signed tags
+generated for you by dgit,
+so that the archive software can give effect to your intent,
+for the benefit humans looking at the history.
+The meanings of
.IR something s
understood in the context of Debian are discussed below: