On Sun, 18 Sep 2016 15:39:38 +0100, "Adam D. Barratt" <a...@adam-barratt.org.uk> wrote: [...] > In order to determine whether a particular upload is "descended" from > any other previous upload, the information used by the BTS is generated > by parsing changelogs and building a tree of uploads, with each stanza > being considered as the descendent of the stanza prior to it. This is > why an upload that does not include the changelog stanza from an NMU > will cause the BTS to consider that any bugs closed in the NMU have been > subsequently reintroduced in the later upload.
Thanks, I didn't know about that — that's rather nifty! Regards, Stephen
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