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authorEric Wong <e@80x24.org>2021-11-03 08:34:45 +0000
committerEric Wong <e@80x24.org>2021-11-03 18:32:11 +0000
commite3db60fe84c3ce3e2f325259e8ad6135e2e48ded (patch)
tree1ebddaaa9049022d35d26b033ac948d7838706b2 /Documentation
parent3ae2a4c3a8f22c0fe08c5c4c26919e311195c23e (diff)
It's pretty useful, I think.
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diff --git a/Documentation/lei-add-external.pod b/Documentation/lei-add-external.pod
index 1ab65a16..1761eed1 100644
--- a/Documentation/lei-add-external.pod
+++ b/Documentation/lei-add-external.pod
@@ -29,6 +29,8 @@ Default: 0
 =item --mirror=URL
 Create C<LOCATION> by mirroring the public-inbox at C<URL>.
+C<LOCATION> will have a Makefile with a C<make update>
+target to update the external.
 =item --epoch=RANGE
diff --git a/Documentation/public-inbox-clone.pod b/Documentation/public-inbox-clone.pod
index efee01ee..10326091 100644
--- a/Documentation/public-inbox-clone.pod
+++ b/Documentation/public-inbox-clone.pod
@@ -18,6 +18,11 @@ L<public-inbox-index(1)>.  Those commands must be run separately
 if serving/searching the mirror is required.  As-is,
 public-inbox-clone is suitable for creating a git-only backup.
+public-inbox-clone creates a Makefile with handy targets to update the
+inbox once indexed.  This Makefile may be edited by the user; it will
+not be rewritten by L<public-inbox-fetch(1)> unless it is removed
 public-inbox-clone does not use nor require any extra
 configuration files (not even C<~/.public-inbox/config>).