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Update release guide to deal with Perl6::MIME::Base64

There's no easy way to modify the existing submodule command to skip
Perl6::MIME::Base64, in a cross-platform way. So instead presented here
is a way to fix Perl6::MIME::Base64 getting a merge commit.

The sooner we don't need this addition to the Release Guide, the better.
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@@ -91,6 +91,18 @@ for the Star release. To bring all modules up to the current
# pull master in each submodule dir
$ git submodule foreach git pull origin master
+
+B<ATTENTION!> Currently, the Perl6::MIME::Base64 repo needs to be kept at a
+specific commit, due to breakage on Rakudo's part. The above command will have
+incorrectly merged commits. To fix this, run these commands from the top of the
+star repo:
+
+ $ rm -r modules/Perl6-MIME-Base64
+ $ git submodule init
+ $ git submodule update
+
+Then you may commit your update of the submodules:
+
# commit submodules state to star repo
$ git commit modules
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