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authorIan Jackson <>2019-06-30 10:58:08 +0100
committerIan Jackson <>2019-06-30 21:11:18 +0100
commit93ea72b76e11937b23354c66dda2f8962a9f6116 (patch)
tree8d6b88c5cbced705d29ebfce23cd50b00da09d28 /dgit.1
parent6814a05cb68664e876181a833f3a9b72ecbbec23 (diff)
dgit(1): baredebian: Add caveat about not checking edits
Signed-off-by: Ian Jackson <>
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diff --git a/dgit.1 b/dgit.1
index efade8f..3aebe8e 100644
--- a/dgit.1
+++ b/dgit.1
@@ -892,6 +892,10 @@ patches in debian/patches.
The upstream source must be available in git,
by default, in a suitably named git tag;
see --upstream-commitish.
+In this mode, dgit cannot check that
+all edited upstream files are properly represented as patches:
+dgit relies on
+debian/patches being correct.
With --quilt=gbp|dpm|unapplied|baredebian,
dgit push (or precursors like quilt-fixup and build) will automatically