Diffstat (limited to 'dgit.1')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 11 deletions
@@ -361,13 +361,14 @@ filename suggests it is for the right package and version - or,
if there is a _multi.changes file, dgit uses that.
.BI --existing-package= package
-dgit push needs to canonicalise the suite name. But currently
-there is no way to ask the archive to do this without knowing the
+dgit push needs to canonicalise the suite name. Sometimes, dgit
+lacks a way to ask the archive to do this without knowing the
name of an existing package. Without --new we can just use the
package we are trying to push. But with --new that will not work, so
-or use the value of this option.
+or use the value of this option. This option is not needed with the
+default mechanisms for accessing the archive.
.BR -h | --help
Print a usage summary.
@@ -646,14 +647,6 @@ We should be using some kind of vhost/vpath setup for the git repos on
alioth, so that they can be moved later if and when this turns out to
be a good idea.
-Debian Policy needs to be updated to describe the new Dgit .dsc
-field (and to specify that it is an RC bug for that field to refer
-to an unavailable commit).
-The method of canonicalising suite names is bizarre. See the
-option for one of the implications.
dgit push should perhaps do `git push origin', or something similar,