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this is then merged onto the <emphasis>master</emphasis> branch and a new
changelog entry is created. You can again specify different branch names
via the <option>--upstream-branch</option> and
- <option>--debian-branch</option> options.
+ <option>--debian-branch</option> options. You can also filter out content
+ you don't want imported:
+ <screen>
+&git-import-orig; --filter='CVS/*' /path/to/package_0.2.orig.tar.gz
+ </screen>
</para>
<para>
If you expect a merge conflict you can delay the merge to