Re: Accepted directory-administrator 1.3.5-1 (i386 source)
This one time, at band camp, Josip Rodin <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > > > * Acknowledge NMU (closes: #174301, #172803, #179036, #177616)
> > >
> > > Ugh, also this one. Do not use changelog for closing fixed bugs.
> > > Do it using BTS directly.
> > Debian Developers' Reference actually recommends doing that on the first
> > line of the new changelog entry.
> No, it does not _recommend_ that, don't misrepresent it!
"It is an old tradition to acknowledge bugs fixed in non-maintainer uploads
in the first changelog entry of the proper maintainer upload, for instance,
in a changelog entry like this:"
"old tradition" usually seems to mean "good idea" to me.
You said homosexuals form a small percentage of the population. So
do Jews. Is that a reason to deny someone equality?
- Richard Marceau