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Re: Modifying debian/changelog entries

On Tue, 20 Jan 2009, Peter Palfrader wrote:
> On Tue, 20 Jan 2009, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> > A question on this: would the BTS re-read the fixed changelog in
> > future uploads to update the version graph anyhow, or will it do that
> > only if the .changes file will contain all relevant entries? (as in
> > "dpkg-buildpackage -vXXX")
> The BTS doesn't read changelogs.

It does. But only to know how the versions are related. It doesn't
extract bug numbers by itself, dpkg-genchanges does that only and dak
reuse that info to set the fixed version (by sending a mail to -done with
the Version pseudo-header).

The "versions" graph like this one are built by the BTS by aggregating
infos from changelogs found in the various suites:

Raphaël Hertzog

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