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Bug#594274: debian-policy: Don't track generated README documents in VCS

Andrew McMillan <andrew@morphoss.com> writes:

> On Wed, 2010-08-25 at 14:28 +1000, Ben Finney wrote:
> > I couldn't find a way to tell Git “these files are removed from the
> > repository, propagate that fact to other repositories”. (Git doesn't
> > seem to track file removal as such, making me wonder if it's even
> > possible to do this in a robust way with Git.)
> git rm directory/file.name
> git commit
> Of course if you've already removed the files it is less obvious.

I knew of that command; I got the impression that the file removal isn't
tracked in the VCS (only the change in content). But I may be wrong.

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Ben Finney <ben@benfinney.id.au>

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