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authorIan Jackson <>2019-06-28 14:36:14 +0100
committerIan Jackson <>2019-06-28 16:01:33 +0100
commit863b30b2f5b44c489f5368de2c96c3392ced9e80 (patch)
treefcfd34a52637a225416623795f3561bf05bf3474 /dgit.1
parent68b4931ea75f361a936121e3dd9e9ff34ff62f34 (diff)
dgit(1): Tidying up after tag format: Drop qualifications
All servers are now assumed to cope with split view tags. Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <>
Diffstat (limited to 'dgit.1')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 9 deletions
diff --git a/dgit.1 b/dgit.1
index 9addd5a..5696778 100644
--- a/dgit.1
+++ b/dgit.1
@@ -983,19 +983,14 @@ Do not delete the destination directory if clone fails.
Generates a DEP-14 tag (eg
.BR debian/ \fIversion\fR)
as well as a dgit tag (eg
-.BR archive/debian/ \fIversion\fR)
-where possible. This is the default.
+.BR archive/debian/ \fIversion\fR).
+This is the default.
.BI --no-dep14tag
Do not generate a DEP-14 tag, except in split quilt view mode.
-(On servers where only the old tag format is supported,
-the dgit tag will have the DEP-14 name.
-This option does not prevent that.)
.BI --always-dep14tag
-Insist on generating a DEP-14 tag
-as well as a dgit tag.
-If the server does not support that, dgit push will fail.
+Obsolete alias for --dep14tag, retained for compatibility.
.BI -D
Prints debugging information to stderr. Repeating the option produces
@@ -1402,7 +1397,7 @@ or when pushing and
.BI dgit-distro. distro .dgit-tag-format
-.BR dgit-distro. \fIdistro\fR .dep14tag " " want | no | always
+.BR dgit-distro. \fIdistro\fR .dep14tag " " want | no [| always ]
.BI dgit-distro. distro .ssh