Re: libgtk2.0-0: changelog.Debian.gz is not an upstream changelog
On Sun, Apr 16, 2006 at 12:22:14PM +0300, Daniel Stone <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 16, 2006 at 12:02:42PM +0200, Christian Marillat wrote:
> > Florian Weimer <email@example.com> writes:
> > > * Christian Marillat:
> > >> Florian Weimer <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > [...]
> > >> Where are you reading that ?
> > >
> > > An upstream change is a change to the Debian package, too, and listing
> > > them is expressly allowed under the "other changes" option.
> > I'm sorry but no. Read again. The Debian changelog is for Debian changes
> > not upstream. For that we have a changelog file and a NEW file.
> > Changes in the Debian version of the package should be briefly
> > explained in the Debian changelog file `debian/changelog'. This
> > includes modifications made in the Debian package compared to the
> > upstream one as well as other changes and updates to the package.
> Does it say that everything else is specifically excluded? Do you
> really have nothing better to do with your life than argue semantics
> about an ambiguous sentence.
> Please get off this list and do something more productive with your
... like dealing with his own bugs in a proper way.