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diff --git a/cache.h b/cache.h
index fbdf7a8..6c01e27 100644
--- a/cache.h
+++ b/cache.h
@@ -1674,7 +1674,10 @@ extern struct packed_git *find_sha1_pack(const unsigned char *sha1,
extern void pack_report(void);
/*
- * Create a temporary file rooted in the object database directory.
+ * Create a temporary file rooted in the object database directory, or
+ * die on failure. The filename is taken from "pattern", which should have the
+ * usual "XXXXXX" trailer, and the resulting filename is written into the
+ * "template" buffer. Returns the open descriptor.
*/
extern int odb_mkstemp(char *template, size_t limit, const char *pattern);