On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 19:01, Jonas Smedegaard <d...@jones.dk> wrote: > On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 10:24:02AM -0300, Felipe Sateler wrote: >> >> On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 04:20, Jonas Smedegaard <d...@jones.dk> wrote: >>> >>> On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 04:23:44AM +0000, >>> eighthave-gu...@users.alioth.debian.org wrote: >>>> >>>> updated changelog with fixes >>>> >>>> diff --git a/debian/changelog b/debian/changelog >>>> index 1cd698f..a95db68 100644 >>>> --- a/debian/changelog >>>> +++ b/debian/changelog >>>> @@ -1,5 +1,8 @@ >>>> pd-ext13 (0.17.1-1) unstable; urgency=low >>>> >>>> * Initial release (Closes: #591844) >>>> + * expanded description to include object listing >>>> + * removed mistakenly commited build log >>>> + * added linux-libc-dev as Build-Dep for cdrom.h and soundcard.h >>> >>> An initial packaging release really contains no "changes", except the >>> fact >>> that it is released, and related info (bug closure and perhaps mentioning >>> which Debian suite is targeted). >> >> I have no strong opinion on this, other than the trailer line should >> be updated to (as Reinhardt mentioned before) the point where you >> believe the package is ready to be uploaded. This is because, if >> someone did the most work, I prefer to keep that name in the trailer >> line instead of mine (yes, I know I can do it manually, but lets >> define the process correctly). > > I disagree: The trailer line should IMO reflect the uploader. > > If all changes are done by another person, then simply erase your virtually > empty section. > > Example: > > Before you edited: > > * Did something > > -- Foo Bar... > > You invoke "dch -r": > > [Foo Bar] > * Did something > > [you] > > -- you... > > Strip the [you] and the empty line below that, but keep your name at the > trailer line, and the hint that all changes was done by that other person.
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=593611 for some discussion on this issue. I am on the camp who prefers to avoid touching debian/changelog unless I have been doing some work on the package. -- Saludos, Felipe Sateler _______________________________________________ pkg-multimedia-maintainers mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.alioth.debian.org/mailman/listinfo/pkg-multimedia-maintainers