12.7 "include release notes as text" when they are large
Policy 12.7  says that upstream release notes (as opposed to
changelogs) should be included in packages, and if the upstream format
is HTML, as both that format and gzipped plain text.
pandas has what upstream calls release notes but I'd call partway
between release notes and changelog, in multiple files (one per upstream
release), e.g. 
They are currently included in the -doc package, in HTML format as
Does it make sense to also concatenate them into a NEWS.gz when they are
this large (it would be ~300K = ~5% of the package)?
Does this belong in the -doc package like most library documentation
(Policy 12.3) or is it an exception to that like the rest of 12.7?