Bug#374738: developers-reference: [5.8.4] Only most recent section of changelog is considered
Frank Lichtenheld writes:
> 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.
Yes, this is the information I was missing.