Re: changelog format
>>>Notice that the [<author>] part will probably become a standard all among
>>>debian as dch enforces it, so maybe it is worthwhile thinking about it.
>>Yes, perhaps I should be attacking the root of the problem. See #326064.
>>Perhaps discussion of this is a bit premature until we hear back from the
>>devscripts people. Or perhaps we should avoid using dch, or provide our
>>own version of dch..
> I think going against the dch flow would be difficult.
note that disabling "multimaint" in dch is easy, just set
DEBCHANGE_MULTIMAINT="no" or dch --nomultimaint. I would love to see
the reached consensous about changelog in README.changelog or something.
filippo, with his devscripts' co-maint hat on