|author||Ian Jackson <email@example.com>||2019-09-05 16:34:33 +0100|
|committer||Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2019-09-05 18:15:20 +0100|
dgit: Fail early when the archive/ tag already exists.
Suggest using a new version number. We need a new --force option to override this check. Closes: #935802 Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <email@example.com>
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@@ -1293,6 +1293,13 @@ The result is a fresh import,
discarding the git history
that the person who pushed that .dsc was working with.
+Carry on even though this involves reusing a version number
+of a previous push or upload.
+It is normally best to give different versions different numbers.
+Some servers (including, usually, the Debian server)
+will reject attempts to reuse or replace already-pushed versions.
Carry on and