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Re: Accepted gimp 2.0.0-1 (i386 source all)

Matt Zimmerman <mdz@debian.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 01, 2004 at 01:59:34AM +0200, Rene Engelhard wrote:
>> Ari Pollak wrote:
>> > Changes: 
>> >  gimp (2.0.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
>> >  .
>> >    * New upstream release
>> >      - Closes: #21393, #29375, #64000, #70461, #101266, #108834, #200357
>> Could you please write sane changelogs (i.e. mention what those bugs are
>> about?). Changelogs should describe changes and mostly tell people what
>> has changed even though they don't have network connection to actually
>> look up those bugs (besides this is annoying for that huge number)

If these bugs were fixed by changes new in this upstream release, then
he'd have been perfectly right in closing them here.

> What's more, it doesn't appear that he actually verified any of these, nor
> that they have anything to do with the new release.  There are comments in
> the BTS like "I don't think this happens anymore in newer versions".

However, since this does not appear to be the case, these bugs should not
have been closed in the changelog.
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