Re: Please write useful changelogs
On Wed, Jan 16, 2008 at 10:26:00AM +0100, Thijs Kinkhorst wrote:
> On Wed, January 16, 2008 10:13, Peter Palfrader wrote:
> > please write what actually changed, what the issue was about.
> > | bzip2 (1.0.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
> > |
> > | * Synchronise with Ubuntu. Closes: #456237
> > This says about nothing at all. It gives me no more information than
> > "Something changed".
> For all fairness, you cut out the rest of the changes below it, which
> included the full Ubuntu changelogs where this refers to. It can be
> debated if this is a nice style, but the information is there.
Without looking at the bug, can you tell which bit of that #456237
relates to then?
I thought best practice was to make sure from just the email that the
bug reporter could work out which bug was fixed and with what action.
Just another wannabie | "Ah. So you're a waffle | Just another fool
----------------------+ man!" - Talkie Toaster +-------------------
This message was brought to you by the letter Z and the number 12.
htag.pl 0.0.22 -- http://www.earth.li/projectpurple/progs/htag.html