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authorIan Jackson <>2015-08-14 12:04:04 +0100
committerIan Jackson <>2015-08-14 12:04:04 +0100
commitf122563eccd23a29a21bfa3c6beadc497f7fab86 (patch)
tree03bfa19f0b145b7e726a50227b0c1a15729c4383 /dgit.7
parentebbb4bca5d11bf97a7e8c1d973d38bc19cc6b5de (diff)
Document that tags are in DEP-14 format, and that they are used for authenticating pushes.
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@@ -31,10 +31,10 @@ However, it is perfectly fine to have other branches in dgit-repos;
normally the dgit-repos repo for the package will be accessible via
the remote name `origin'.
-dgit push will also (by default) make signed tags called
+dgit push will also make signed tags called
.BI debian/ version
-and push them to dgit-repos, but nothing depends on these tags
+(a la DEP-14) and push them to dgit-repos. These are used at the
+server to authenticate pushes.
dgit push can operate on any commit which is a descendant of the
current dgit/suite tip in dgit-repos.