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2 files changed, 5 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/debian/changelog b/debian/changelog
index 81589c4..db433fb 100644
--- a/debian/changelog
+++ b/debian/changelog
@@ -2,6 +2,8 @@ dgit (1.2~~) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
* Fix manpage typo `dig' for `dgit'.
* Fix manpage typo `sourcefull'.
+ * Document that tags are in DEP-14 format, and that they
+ are used for authenticating pushes.
* Correct manpage cross-reference to point to browse.d.d.o.
diff --git a/dgit.7 b/dgit.7
index 539ebe9..a988656 100644
--- a/dgit.7
+++ b/dgit.7
@@ -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.