Re: closing upstream bugs with debian/changelog
On Mon, Apr 05, 2004 at 09:44:17AM +1000, Herbert Xu wrote:
> Matt Zimmerman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Branden made a statement about explaining why bugs are closed in the
> > changelog, and you claimed that the majority of Debian developers don't do
> > this.
> Please put this in context. The very next paragraph says
> >> The majority of them are happy with the notion of closing a bug by
> >> sending a message to email@example.com outlying the version
> >> number of the package that it is fixed in.
> So I don't see how you can conclude that I'm generalising debian/changelog
> usage rather than BTS closure practice.
Because you were responding to specific text in Branden's message, and your
second paragraph discussed an entirely different subject (BTS versus