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README: Add warning about editing .topdeps manually
authorPetr Baudis <pasky@suse.cz>
Thu, 25 Sep 2008 13:16:57 +0000 (15:16 +0200)
committerPetr Baudis <pasky@suse.cz>
Thu, 25 Sep 2008 13:16:57 +0000 (15:16 +0200)
README

diff --git a/README b/README
index 1893dc0..2cfad59 100644 (file)
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -478,7 +478,10 @@ can be prefilled from various optional topgit.* config options.
        .topdeps: Contains the one-per-line list of branches
 your patch depends on, pre-seeded with `tg create`. (Continuously
 updated) merge of these branches will be the "base" of your topic
-branch.
+branch. DO NOT EDIT THIS FILE MANUALLY!!! If you do so, you need
+to know exactly what are you doing, since this file must stay in
+sync with the Git history information, otherwise very bad things
+will happen.
 
 TopGit also automagically installs a bunch of custom commit-related
 hooks that will verify if you are committing the .top* files in sane