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Bug#374738: developers-reference: [5.8.4] Only most recent section of changelog is considered

On Tue, Jun 20, 2006 at 08:48:08PM -0500, Kevin Glynn wrote:
> Package: developers-reference
> Severity: normal
> Section 5.8.4 should make it clear that only the most recent section of the changelog
> is significant for closing bugs. So, if one uploads version -11, followed by -13 bugs closed
> in the -12 section will not be picked up by daks and closed automatically.

No, really it should it make clear that the archive software doesn't
care about Debian changelog at all and just uses the "Closes:" field
of the .changes file of the upload...

It should probably then explain how to influence the content of this
field when building packages.

Frank Lichtenheld <djpig@debian.org>
www: http://www.djpig.de/

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