Strange checkout message

Simon Peyton Jones simonpj at
Thu Apr 24 07:50:18 UTC 2014

Herbert or others,
What does this mean (in a clean tree)

git checkout wip/orf

Checking out files: 100% (159/159), done.

M    utils/haddock

Branch wip/orf set up to track remote branch wip/orf from origin.

Switched to a new branch 'wip/orf'

simonpj at cam-05-unx:~/code/HEAD-3$
What's all this about haddock being modified?  I've just checked out a branch, which is supposed to make everything line up, isn't it?
Do you need to say "git submodule update" as well?
Could this be documented in the (upcoming?) workflows page?

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