On Mon, Dec 02, 2019 at 11:21:12PM -0800, Russ Allbery wrote: > Paolo Greppi <paolo.gre...@libpf.com> writes: > > > What is the best approach for d/changelog when releasing a package to > > unstable after it has been through a few iterations to experimental ? > > > It would seem that the right thing to do is to keep all experimental > > changelog entries, and add a new one for unstable. > > This is the typical practice, including all the intermediate experiments > or false starts in experimental. > > I sympathize with wanting to clean up some of that, but as a project we > generally have decided to live with that. Most users don't read the full > changelog anyway (user-visible notes should be in NEWS instead, which are > shown to more people via apt-listchanges), and removing versions from the > history has bad effects on the bug-tracking system, historical archives, > etc.
Well... I don't think there's anything good that can be done about the entries about the unstable uploads that have happened in between... Mike