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Re: "Team uploads"

Raphael Hertzog <hertzog@debian.org> (06/04/2009):
> Except when you have multiple people listed you don't know who
> uploaded without resorting to who-uploads (or gpg check).

Not to mention cases where 5 people are listed there, and the package
got sponsored by even someone else (any idea how many NMs there were in

> For me a changelog signature should refer to a human and not a mailing
> list.

Indeed, I like to know who took the “this package can be uploaded”
decision, which is a bit more important than just committing a fix in
$VCS and adding ones name to the changelog. A bit of final review has to
be done, to ensure the whole is consistent; and I expect the trailer
line to tell me who did that work.


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