I've now adjusted the Ubuntu stable release updates documentation to
> > Do you feel that it is appropriate to copy someone else's changelog
> > entry verbatim without giving credit to the original author?
> I guess you refer to mono-addins, for which I prepared an SRU in Ubuntu, using
> the patches provided by Mirco?
> Yes, I partly used his changelog because, quite frankly, what was the point of
> changing it? Its the author's changelog and for him it reflected best the
> content of the change, beside it ties with the history of the package. For
> those not familiar with our SRU, we apply the changes in the development
> version (in this case from the new Debian version) to solve a problem in our
> stable release. If you look at the bug report this should be clearer to you:
> In summary, I made the (evidently wrong) assumption that it was clear that
> this was a backport of an issue already fixed in Debian.
> So, in retrospect, yes, it would have been clearer to quote the source in the
> changelog, something that I won't forget in the future.