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authorIan Jackson <>2016-10-09 01:36:12 +0100
committerIan Jackson <>2016-10-10 01:01:10 +0100
commite8f1f03bc51d687d09eabb2950049a0b504c4918 (patch)
tree3c2b90992a20a79d1fb177f7b89e266db4f303c8 /dgit.1
parent908517686fdd444ee9a04abe871c747e7bac03d5 (diff)
Make --quilt=gbp the default for dgit gbp-build.
Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <>
Diffstat (limited to 'dgit.1')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/dgit.1 b/dgit.1
index b3a4f93..13666ea 100644
--- a/dgit.1
+++ b/dgit.1
@@ -139,6 +139,9 @@ Runs
with some suitable options. Options and arguments after gbp-build
will be passed on to git-buildpackage.
+By default this uses \-\-quilt=gbp, so HEAD should be a
+git-buildpackage style branch, not a patches-applied branch.
Tagging, signing and actually uploading should be left to dgit push.
\fBdgit push\fR [\fIsuite\fP]
@@ -430,7 +433,7 @@ do not want your branch changed by dgit.
is for use with git-buildpackage.
Your HEAD is expected to be
a patches-unapplied git branch, except that it might contain changes
-to upstream .gitignore files.
+to upstream .gitignore files. This is the default for dgit gbp-build.
.B --quilt=dpm
is for use with git-dpm.