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Bug#4561: dpkg-genchanges puts bad Maintainer: in changes file

Package: dpkg-dev
Version: 1.4.0

It appears that the Maintainer: field in control is ignored, so the
Maintainer: field in the changes file is made with the name of the user
calling dpkg-genchanges and the name of the host the file is built on.
This is a problem, and in any case, the generated email address should
use /etc/mailname (my host name, for example, cannot get mail because
his real name and email names are different, even in different


Yves Arrouye                          Email: Yves.Arrouye@marin.fdn.fr
7, avenue Leon Bollee                Web: http://www.fdn.fr/~yarrouye/
75013 Paris                                      Work: +33 45 95 64 59
France                                           Home: +33 53 61 09 55

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