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dgit-maint-merge(7): Add upstream remote when converting
authorSean Whitton <spwhitton@spwhitton.name>
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 13:12:48 +0000 (13:12 +0000)
committerSean Whitton <spwhitton@spwhitton.name>
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 13:12:48 +0000 (13:12 +0000)
Signed-off-by: Sean Whitton <spwhitton@spwhitton.name>
dgit-maint-merge.7.pod

index 62c8c1f..cb147b0 100644 (file)
@@ -201,6 +201,14 @@ First, dump any existing patch queue:
 
 =back
 
+Then make new upstream tags available:
+
+=over 4
+
+    % git remote add -f upstream https://some.upstream/foo.git
+
+=back
+
 Now you simply need to ensure that your git HEAD is dgit-compatible,
 i.e., it is exactly what you would get if you ran B<dpkg-buildpackage
 -i\.git/ -I.git -S> and then unpacked the resultant source package.