|author||Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2015-06-30 21:10:30 +0100|
|committer||Ian Jackson <email@example.com>||2015-06-30 21:10:30 +0100|
Document that dgit repos are cloneable with git, in dgit(1) section MODEL. [Andreas Barth.] Closes:#768470.
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@@ -596,6 +596,10 @@ directory, as with a traditional (non-gitish) dpkg-source workflow.
You need to retain these tarballs in the parent directory for dgit
build and dgit push.
+dgit repositories could be cloned with standard (git) methods. The
+only exception is that for sourcefull builds / uploads the orig
+tarball(s) need to be present in the parent directory.
To a user looking at the archive, changes pushed using dgit look like
changes made in an NMU: in a `3.0 (quilt)' package the delta from the
previous upload is recorded in a new patch constructed by dpkg-source.