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Bug 447 - add changelog to ebuilds
Summary: add changelog to ebuilds
Alias: None
Product: Portage Development
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Unclassified (show other bugs)
Hardware: x86 Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Geert Bevin
Depends on:
Reported: 2002-01-30 18:35 UTC by Geert Bevin
Modified: 2011-10-30 22:22 UTC (History)
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Description Geert Bevin 2002-01-30 18:35:24 UTC
Each package should have a dedicate changelog in it's directory as a seperate
file. The name of the changelog could be packagename.changelog. Thus for
example, the '/usr/portage/dev-db/postgresql' directory contains the
'/usr/portage/dev-db/postgresql/postgresql.changelog' file. The changelog format
could be similar to the portage changelog.
Comment 1 Daniel Robbins (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2002-02-01 12:57:12 UTC
Change it to "ChangeLog", other than that I agree.
Comment 2 Geert Bevin 2002-02-01 16:04:15 UTC
Generated all initial changelogs and an example skel.ChangeLog. Drobbins is
posting an announcement on the mailinglists.