libpam-elogind-compat 1.3 (and d/changelog)

Mark Hindley mark at
Thu Nov 15 13:35:17 GMT 2018

On Thu, Nov 15, 2018 at 01:16:11PM +0000, Ian Jackson wrote:
> Mark Hindley writes ("Re: libpam-elogind-compat_1.0_multi.changes REJECTED"):
> > I have also done a bit of work on this, mainly to add the
> > symlink. This also means we can dispense with the lintian override.
> > 
> > Maybe you could consider pulling from
> Done, and since it was accepted I uploaded it too.  I changed the
> Description a bit, you'll see.


> And now an extended discussion on git changelog practice:

And also for this. 

> The format I prefer has no email/date in the trailer line.  That is
> well supported by emacs, but it generates annoying warnings from
> dpkg-source, and dpkg-mergechangelogs and dch mishandle it.

Yes the dpkg-source warnings when testing the build is why I had finalised it,
but I am happy to oblige.


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