chiark / gitweb /
dgit-maint-gbp(7): Note that patches-unapplied
authorSean Whitton <spwhitton@spwhitton.name>
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 19:08:26 +0000 (12:08 -0700)
committerIan Jackson <ijackson@chiark.greenend.org.uk>
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 17:27:52 +0000 (17:27 +0000)
Signed-off-by: Sean Whitton <spwhitton@spwhitton.name>
dgit-maint-gbp.7.pod

index 320e06b..53d147a 100644 (file)
@@ -28,6 +28,11 @@ Incorporate NMUs with a single command (see below).
 
 =back
 
+Note that we assume a patches-unapplied repository: the upstream
+source committed to the git repository is unpatched.
+git-buildpackage(1) can work with patched-applied repositories, but is
+normally used with patches-unapplied.
+
 =head1 GIT CONFIGURATION
 
 If you run