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diff --git a/docs/manpages/git-import-orig.sgml b/docs/manpages/git-import-orig.sgml
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--- a/docs/manpages/git-import-orig.sgml
+++ b/docs/manpages/git-import-orig.sgml
@@ -30,6 +30,7 @@
+ <arg><option>--filter=</option><replaceable>pattern</replaceable></arg>
<arg choice="plain"><replaceable>upstream-source</replaceable></arg>
@@ -38,14 +39,16 @@
&git-import-orig; imports <replaceable>upstream-source</replaceable> into
the &git; repository. <replaceable>upstream-source</replaceable> can either
- be a gzip or bzip2 compressed tar archive or an alreay unpacked source
+ be a gzip or bzip2 compressed tar archive or an already unpacked source
tree. If it is already of the form
<replaceable>package-name_version.orig.tar.gz</replaceable>, the version
information is read from the tarball's filename otherwise it can be
given on the command line via <option>--upstream-version</option>.
- Upon import <command>git_load_dirs</command> is being used to detect file
- renames and removals.
+ </para>
+ <para>The sources are placed on the upstream branch (default:
+ <replaceable>upstream</replaceable>), tagged and merged onto the debian
+ branch (default: <replaceable>master</replaceable>).
@@ -111,6 +114,13 @@
<para>use this tag format when tagging upstream versions</para>
+ <varlistentry>
+ <term><option>--filter=</option><replaceable>filter</replaceable>
+ </term>
+ <listitem>
+ <para>filter out these files during import</para>
+ </listitem>
+ </varlistentry>