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README: document how update can destroy local changes

Signed-off-by: Koen Kooi <>
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@@ -17,7 +17,11 @@ To update the metadata, do:
$ git pull
$ ./ update
+The script tries hard to keep your local changes while at the same time keeping close to the original config. Please keep the following in mind:
+ * it will reset the origin URI based on layers.txt, so update layers.txt when changing a repo
+ * it will do a 'git reset --hard <ref>' on locked down repos, so please create a new branch for your changes
+ * As noted above, it will NOT switch branches, so be carefull when using the update function after you branched a repo
If you find any bugs please report them here:

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