Bug#340427: arts - lists mailing list as uploader in changelog
> Format: 1.7
> Date: Thu, 17 Nov 2005 14:41:02 +0100
> Source: arts
> Binary: libarts1c2a libarts1-dev libartsc0-dev libartsc0 arts
> Architecture: s390
> Version: 1.4.3-2
> Distribution: unstable
> Urgency: low
> Maintainer: s390 Build Daemon <email@example.com>
> Changed-By: Debian Qt/KDE Maintainers <firstname.lastname@example.org>
arts lists a mailing list as uploader in the changelog. The policy
| 4.4 Debian changelog: debian/changelog
| The maintainer name and email address used in the changelog should be
| the details of the person uploading this version. They are not
| necessarily those of the usual package maintainer. The information here
| will be copied to the Changed-By field in the .changes file (see
| Changed-By, Section 5.6.4), and then later used to send an
| acknowledgement when the upload has been installed.
| 5.6.4 Changed-By
| The name and email address of the person who changed the said package.
| Usually the name of the maintainer. All the rules for the Maintainer
| field apply here, too.
A mailing list is no person which can do uploads.