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Re: Lack of update information

On Tue, 2009-01-27 at 01:07 +0100, Denis Leroy wrote:
>  I find it unreasonable to ask of package maintainers to take the role of 
> technical writers. Anything beyond copy/pasting will widen the gap 
> between packages maintained by native english speakers and packages that 
> aren't. ChangeLog typically contains a large number of fairly detailed 
> technical changes that has no place in the RPM spec log or in bodhi. i 
> think it's unreasonable to ask anything more that a comment such as 'bug 
> fix release' or 'introduces some new features'.

Particularly in the case of updates-testing, if you want your users to
know what they're supposed to test for, you need to provide accurate
information about why you're putting this update out to test.

Jesse Keating
Fedora -- FreedomĀ² is a feature!
identi.ca: http://identi.ca/jkeating

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