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17 years agoupdate the "Applying to Become a New Maintainer" section, with review
aph [Sun, 24 Feb 2002 17:40:41 +0000 (17:40 +0000)]
update the "Applying to Become a New Maintainer" section, with review
by Raphael Hertzog, closes: #133965

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17 years agosome minor cosmetics
aph [Sun, 24 Feb 2002 16:56:06 +0000 (16:56 +0000)]
some minor cosmetics

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17 years agoAdded ';' at the end of an entity.
ahulin [Sat, 23 Feb 2002 15:22:23 +0000 (15:22 +0000)]
Added ';' at the end of an entity.

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17 years agoadded a section on how to deal with unreachable (maybe-MIA) maintainers
kov [Wed, 20 Feb 2002 22:53:20 +0000 (22:53 +0000)]
added a section on how to deal with unreachable (maybe-MIA) maintainers

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17 years agoSynchronised with 1.72 (no real change needed, updated french version number)
ahulin [Thu, 27 Dec 2001 06:48:45 +0000 (06:48 +0000)]
Synchronised with 1.72 (no real change needed, updated french version number)

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17 years agowrong tense, noticed by Chris Tillman
joy [Wed, 26 Dec 2001 13:00:29 +0000 (13:00 +0000)]
wrong tense, noticed by Chris Tillman

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17 years agoModified translation of 'General Public license'
ahulin [Wed, 19 Dec 2001 10:55:26 +0000 (10:55 +0000)]
Modified translation of 'General Public license'

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17 years agoLast modifications reviewed by P. Batailler
ahulin [Mon, 17 Dec 2001 23:41:34 +0000 (23:41 +0000)]
Last modifications reviewed by P. Batailler

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17 years agoMiscellaneous changes to enhance overall coherence of the french translations
ahulin [Wed, 12 Dec 2001 13:46:13 +0000 (13:46 +0000)]
Miscellaneous changes to enhance overall coherence of the french translations

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17 years agoSynchronised with 1.71
ahulin [Wed, 12 Dec 2001 07:18:37 +0000 (07:18 +0000)]
Synchronised with 1.71

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17 years agomention how the vacation notices should include [VAC] in the subject; change the...
joy [Sun, 9 Dec 2001 12:55:37 +0000 (12:55 +0000)]
mention how the vacation notices should include [VAC] in the subject; change the full stop into an exclamation sign in the sentence about removing the on-vacation flag, many people forget this (i myself had the flag turned on for weeks after return at one time :)

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17 years agoRemoved some mistakes.
ahulin [Tue, 6 Nov 2001 04:22:25 +0000 (04:22 +0000)]
Removed some mistakes.

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17 years agoSynchronised with 1.70.
ahulin [Sat, 27 Oct 2001 05:56:22 +0000 (05:56 +0000)]
Synchronised with 1.70.

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18 years agoclean is cleaner
aph [Sun, 21 Oct 2001 05:24:58 +0000 (05:24 +0000)]
clean is cleaner

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18 years agoperpare next version as 2.9.0
aph [Sun, 21 Oct 2001 05:06:09 +0000 (05:06 +0000)]
perpare next version as 2.9.0

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18 years agoupdate for next release
aph [Sun, 21 Oct 2001 04:57:37 +0000 (04:57 +0000)]
update for next release

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18 years agofurther cleanups in the section about picking the distribution
joy [Thu, 18 Oct 2001 19:37:22 +0000 (19:37 +0000)]
further cleanups in the section about picking the distribution

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18 years agoreordered some subsections in the section about package uploads, it wasn't organized
joy [Thu, 18 Oct 2001 00:38:35 +0000 (00:38 +0000)]
reordered some subsections in the section about package uploads, it wasn't organized

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18 years agocombining stable with unstable is deprecated in another section, this paragraph needs...
joy [Thu, 18 Oct 2001 00:21:07 +0000 (00:21 +0000)]
combining stable with unstable is deprecated in another section, this paragraph needs to be removed

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18 years agoupdated the section about experimental (better late than never)
joy [Thu, 18 Oct 2001 00:17:43 +0000 (00:17 +0000)]
updated the section about experimental (better late than never)

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18 years agocreated a new subsection about uploading to stable, and elaborated about that subject...
joy [Thu, 18 Oct 2001 00:02:01 +0000 (00:02 +0000)]
created a new subsection about uploading to stable, and elaborated about that subject; removed a stray sentence about stable from the paragraph about security uploads (which apply to all distributions equally), and replaced the nonexistent term Security Manager with security officer which I saw used

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18 years agoReplaced "sévérité" by "gravité" which is a better translation of "severity".
ahulin [Wed, 3 Oct 2001 04:37:59 +0000 (04:37 +0000)]
Replaced "sévérité" by "gravité" which is a better translation of "severity".
Since "gravité" is also used on the debian website, this replacement also
helps coherence throughout the french documentation.

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18 years agoshipping 2.8.9
aph [Tue, 2 Oct 2001 07:21:43 +0000 (07:21 +0000)]
shipping 2.8.9

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18 years agoupdate for next release
aph [Tue, 2 Oct 2001 07:21:17 +0000 (07:21 +0000)]
update for next release

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18 years agoUpdates reviewed by P. Batailler.
ahulin [Wed, 26 Sep 2001 23:35:21 +0000 (23:35 +0000)]
Updates reviewed by P. Batailler.

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18 years agoIn sync with version 1.65... without bug.
ahulin [Sat, 8 Sep 2001 22:44:57 +0000 (22:44 +0000)]
In sync with version 1.65... without bug.

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18 years agoIn sync with version 1.65 of developers-reference.sgml.
ahulin [Sat, 8 Sep 2001 21:57:29 +0000 (21:57 +0000)]
In sync with version 1.65 of developers-reference.sgml.

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18 years agotypo fix thanks to Mark Hodge
aph [Fri, 24 Aug 2001 16:08:08 +0000 (16:08 +0000)]
typo fix thanks to Mark Hodge

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18 years agorecent changes
aph [Fri, 24 Aug 2001 16:03:40 +0000 (16:03 +0000)]
recent changes

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18 years agointegrate many changes from James Troup, part of #102626
aph [Fri, 24 Aug 2001 15:52:11 +0000 (15:52 +0000)]
integrate many changes from James Troup, part of #102626

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18 years agobreak out &number-of-arches as a variable, god that changes a lot !
aph [Fri, 24 Aug 2001 15:48:24 +0000 (15:48 +0000)]
break out &number-of-arches as a variable, god that changes a lot !

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18 years agoRemoved a brown-paper-bag mistake.
ahulin [Wed, 22 Aug 2001 04:42:47 +0000 (04:42 +0000)]
Removed a brown-paper-bag mistake.

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18 years agoprepare version 2.8.9
aph [Mon, 20 Aug 2001 03:05:55 +0000 (03:05 +0000)]
prepare version 2.8.9

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18 years agoSynchronized with cvs version 1.63 of developers-reference.sgml
ahulin [Sun, 19 Aug 2001 00:37:58 +0000 (00:37 +0000)]
Synchronized with cvs version 1.63 of developers-reference.sgml

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18 years agoreplaced some bogus <ftppath>s with <tt>s; noted how there's an upload queue on pando...
joy [Mon, 30 Jul 2001 12:15:29 +0000 (12:15 +0000)]
replaced some bogus <ftppath>s with <tt>s; noted how there's an upload queue on pandora, too

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18 years agoupdate
aph [Fri, 20 Jul 2001 21:56:26 +0000 (21:56 +0000)]
update

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18 years agoprepare 2.8.8
aph [Fri, 20 Jul 2001 21:56:10 +0000 (21:56 +0000)]
prepare 2.8.8

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18 years agoupcase chapter titles
aph [Fri, 20 Jul 2001 21:55:42 +0000 (21:55 +0000)]
upcase chapter titles

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18 years agoa few more strong words about sponsoring
joy [Tue, 17 Jul 2001 12:06:38 +0000 (12:06 +0000)]
a few more strong words about sponsoring

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18 years agostarted a new chapter about the relationship between old and new developers
joy [Mon, 16 Jul 2001 22:20:58 +0000 (22:20 +0000)]
started a new chapter about the relationship between old and new developers

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18 years agothis TODO item is fixed, the reference now explains how people.d.o works
joy [Sun, 15 Jul 2001 15:43:53 +0000 (15:43 +0000)]
this TODO item is fixed, the reference now explains how people.d.o works

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18 years agoexplained how to CC: debian-devel and how it's not completely obligatory
joy [Sun, 15 Jul 2001 15:07:46 +0000 (15:07 +0000)]
explained how to CC: debian-devel and how it's not completely obligatory

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18 years agoupdate for and require debiandoc-sgml 1.1.48 or better
aph [Thu, 21 Jun 2001 18:43:54 +0000 (18:43 +0000)]
update for and require debiandoc-sgml 1.1.48 or better

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18 years agoprovide proper l10n for SGML date entities; now we have &date-<LANG>
aph [Thu, 21 Jun 2001 18:35:26 +0000 (18:35 +0000)]
provide proper l10n for SGML date entities; now we have &date-<LANG>
entities which should be used

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18 years agoMatt Zimmerman fixes up some wording in the section talking about
aph [Thu, 21 Jun 2001 17:20:20 +0000 (17:20 +0000)]
Matt Zimmerman fixes up some wording in the section talking about
forwarding bugs upstream

closes: #98312

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18 years agodpkg-buildpackage -m<addr> flag was changed for -e<addr> when NMU'ing;
aph [Thu, 21 Jun 2001 17:02:13 +0000 (17:02 +0000)]
dpkg-buildpackage -m<addr> flag was changed for -e<addr> when NMU'ing;
update documentation accordingly

closes: #101676

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18 years agofix a small typo in a link
aph [Tue, 15 May 2001 14:59:52 +0000 (14:59 +0000)]
fix a small typo in a link

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18 years agoReviewed by P. Bataille. Some more changes.
ahulin [Sun, 13 May 2001 00:27:06 +0000 (00:27 +0000)]
Reviewed by P. Bataille. Some more changes.

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18 years agoReviewed by P. Batailler
ahulin [Sat, 5 May 2001 00:02:27 +0000 (00:02 +0000)]
Reviewed by P. Batailler

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18 years agosample-dist-dirtree had some english in it, bad bad
aph [Mon, 23 Apr 2001 17:02:06 +0000 (17:02 +0000)]
sample-dist-dirtree had some english in it, bad bad

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18 years agocvs-en-rev entity updated
ahulin [Mon, 16 Apr 2001 23:44:42 +0000 (23:44 +0000)]
cvs-en-rev entity updated

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18 years agoSome changes from P. Batailler, N. Bertolissio and me.
ahulin [Mon, 16 Apr 2001 23:16:17 +0000 (23:16 +0000)]
Some changes from P. Batailler, N. Bertolissio and me.

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18 years agoupdated the general numbers
joy [Sun, 15 Apr 2001 21:41:44 +0000 (21:41 +0000)]
updated the general numbers

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18 years agoupdate for next release
aph [Fri, 13 Apr 2001 07:32:30 +0000 (07:32 +0000)]
update for next release

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18 years agoprepare 2.8.6
aph [Fri, 13 Apr 2001 07:32:13 +0000 (07:32 +0000)]
prepare 2.8.6

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18 years agoutilze new changelog file
aph [Fri, 13 Apr 2001 07:31:51 +0000 (07:31 +0000)]
utilze new changelog file

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18 years agoutilize orphan-address and cosmetics
aph [Fri, 13 Apr 2001 07:30:43 +0000 (07:30 +0000)]
utilize orphan-address and cosmetics

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18 years agoutilize orphan-address
aph [Fri, 13 Apr 2001 07:30:04 +0000 (07:30 +0000)]
utilize orphan-address

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18 years agoadd orphan-address as the email address for orphaning pkgs
aph [Fri, 13 Apr 2001 07:29:38 +0000 (07:29 +0000)]
add orphan-address as the email address for orphaning pkgs

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18 years agoignore validate stuff
aph [Fri, 13 Apr 2001 07:29:04 +0000 (07:29 +0000)]
ignore validate stuff

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18 years agoadd a 'validate' rule
aph [Fri, 13 Apr 2001 07:18:01 +0000 (07:18 +0000)]
add a 'validate' rule

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18 years agofix a typo, thanks to Antoine Hulin
aph [Fri, 13 Apr 2001 07:17:39 +0000 (07:17 +0000)]
fix a typo, thanks to Antoine Hulin

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18 years agoadd a 'prepare' target to update ChangeLog
aph [Thu, 12 Apr 2001 20:59:50 +0000 (20:59 +0000)]
add a 'prepare' target to update ChangeLog

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18 years agoIntegrate the second review of N. Bertolissio. This version is in sync
ahulin [Wed, 11 Apr 2001 22:51:16 +0000 (22:51 +0000)]
Integrate the second review of N. Bertolissio. This version is in sync
with developers-reference.sgml RCS version 1.52.

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18 years agomore purging of url-pkg-manual references
aph [Sun, 8 Apr 2001 05:41:34 +0000 (05:41 +0000)]
more purging of url-pkg-manual references

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18 years agoupdate ignorables
aph [Sun, 8 Apr 2001 05:41:06 +0000 (05:41 +0000)]
update ignorables

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18 years agore-prepare 2.8.5, including some French updates; hopefully it is valid SGML
aph [Sun, 8 Apr 2001 05:28:26 +0000 (05:28 +0000)]
re-prepare 2.8.5, including some French updates; hopefully it is valid SGML

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18 years agoexpunge some references to url-pkg-manual; this version needs updating
aph [Sun, 8 Apr 2001 05:27:50 +0000 (05:27 +0000)]
expunge some references to url-pkg-manual; this version needs updating

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18 years agoFirst complete translation of the Debian developer's reference guide.
ahulin [Sun, 8 Apr 2001 01:28:17 +0000 (01:28 +0000)]
First complete translation of the Debian developer's reference guide.
Reviewed by Nicolas Bertolissio. I will integrate 2 patches (from
N. Bertolissio and P. Batailler) ASAP.

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18 years agofix build-depends(-indep) issue, prepare 2.8.5
aph [Sun, 8 Apr 2001 00:24:39 +0000 (00:24 +0000)]
fix build-depends(-indep) issue, prepare 2.8.5

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18 years agonew file
aph [Thu, 5 Apr 2001 14:02:12 +0000 (14:02 +0000)]
new file

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18 years ago * expunge references to the Debian Packaging Manual, which is now in the
aph [Thu, 5 Apr 2001 14:01:49 +0000 (14:01 +0000)]
  * expunge references to the Debian Packaging Manual, which is now in the
    Policy
  * deny request to shut down non-maintainer bug maintenance bug closure
    practices (closes: Bug#88623)
  * add some advice about U.S. citizens uploading to non-US
    (closes: Bug#89694)

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18 years agoexpunge url-pkg-manual
aph [Tue, 27 Mar 2001 15:41:19 +0000 (15:41 +0000)]
expunge url-pkg-manual

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18 years agoprepare next version
aph [Sun, 25 Feb 2001 17:48:29 +0000 (17:48 +0000)]
prepare next version

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18 years agofill in the description a bit more; remove reference to obsolete
aph [Sun, 25 Feb 2001 17:47:18 +0000 (17:47 +0000)]
fill in the description a bit more; remove reference to obsolete
packaging-manual package (closes: Bug#86505)

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18 years agoclean is cleaner
aph [Sun, 25 Feb 2001 17:46:44 +0000 (17:46 +0000)]
clean is cleaner

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18 years agoindex.html corrected to be index.en.html (closes: Bug#85933)
aph [Sun, 25 Feb 2001 17:44:43 +0000 (17:44 +0000)]
index.html corrected to be index.en.html (closes: Bug#85933)

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18 years agojust a convenience alias, saves typing :)
joy [Sun, 11 Feb 2001 13:31:51 +0000 (13:31 +0000)]
just a convenience alias, saves typing :)

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18 years agoprepare 2.8.3 for release
aph [Mon, 22 Jan 2001 07:10:24 +0000 (07:10 +0000)]
prepare 2.8.3 for release

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18 years agoremove a useless dir, /usr/share/developers-reference; fix install
aph [Mon, 22 Jan 2001 07:09:55 +0000 (07:09 +0000)]
remove a useless dir, /usr/share/developers-reference; fix install
rule for i18n

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18 years agoeliminate japanese PDF which doesn't seem to work properly; some
aph [Mon, 22 Jan 2001 07:08:05 +0000 (07:08 +0000)]
eliminate japanese PDF which doesn't seem to work properly; some
hygenics; proper deps for version.ent

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18 years agobuild and clean stuff with the top-level makefile, not debian/rules;
aph [Mon, 22 Jan 2001 05:14:07 +0000 (05:14 +0000)]
build and clean stuff with the top-level makefile, not debian/rules;
build support for non-English languages, and build those by default as
well

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18 years agodisable some references to files which no longer exist
aph [Mon, 22 Jan 2001 05:12:58 +0000 (05:12 +0000)]
disable some references to files which no longer exist

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18 years agosorry, last changelog entry on this file was wrong; prepare 2.8.2
aph [Sun, 21 Jan 2001 23:10:33 +0000 (23:10 +0000)]
sorry, last changelog entry on this file was wrong; prepare 2.8.2
version, document Josip's changes, and bugs to be closed

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18 years ago * clarify the status of the Developers's reference as "normative"
aph [Sun, 21 Jan 2001 23:09:49 +0000 (23:09 +0000)]
  * clarify the status of the Developers's reference as "normative"
  * add a reference to debconf (closes: Bug#82413)

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18 years agoadd recommends for debian-policy and packaging-manual
aph [Sun, 21 Jan 2001 22:54:10 +0000 (22:54 +0000)]
add recommends for debian-policy and packaging-manual

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18 years agoadd 2001 copyright
aph [Sun, 21 Jan 2001 22:53:44 +0000 (22:53 +0000)]
add 2001 copyright

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18 years agoanother update WRT sid/unstable/testing, from Colin Watson
joy [Sat, 30 Dec 2000 16:07:46 +0000 (16:07 +0000)]
another update WRT sid/unstable/testing, from Colin Watson

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18 years agoincluded fixes from bug #80740; described testing; described package pools (this...
joy [Thu, 28 Dec 2000 22:00:20 +0000 (22:00 +0000)]
included fixes from bug #80740; described testing; described package pools (this particular part required quite a bit of changes, and it might be a bit rough, but it's a start); described the frozen test cycles et al; some other smaller fixes

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18 years agofixed email-debian-user alias; updated sample-dist-dirtree (with more to come)
joy [Thu, 28 Dec 2000 19:35:05 +0000 (19:35 +0000)]
fixed email-debian-user alias; updated sample-dist-dirtree (with more to come)

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18 years agoreplaced evil latin1-only «» quotation marks, replaced mentions of important severity...
joy [Tue, 19 Dec 2000 00:04:59 +0000 (00:04 +0000)]
replaced evil latin1-only «» quotation marks, replaced mentions of important severity (in RCB context) with serious severity, some details fixed

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18 years agoupdated regarding va->klecker move, and www->people move, changed most
joy [Mon, 18 Dec 2000 23:13:19 +0000 (23:13 +0000)]
updated regarding va->klecker move, and www->people move, changed most
mentions of dinstall to a generic term "archive maintenance software",
removed full path to it because it is in PATH now, mentioned "dak" and
"katie" (somewhat vaguely), changed week to month regarding FTP archive
waiting time since that\'s more often the case, and changed weeks to hours
regarding Maintainers file updates since that\'s also more often the case
now, updated some URLs to entities, s/debian-doc/doc-debian/

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18 years agoupped the numbers a little bit, updated lintian reports URL
joy [Mon, 18 Dec 2000 22:26:06 +0000 (22:26 +0000)]
upped the numbers a little bit, updated lintian reports URL

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18 years agofix for WNPP bug filing severities from David Schleef <ds@stm.lbl.gov>
aph [Wed, 6 Dec 2000 15:25:49 +0000 (15:25 +0000)]
fix for WNPP bug filing severities from David Schleef <ds@stm.lbl.gov>

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18 years agoremove some obsolete source-depends stuff
aph [Sat, 4 Nov 2000 18:22:43 +0000 (18:22 +0000)]
remove some obsolete source-depends stuff

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18 years agochanges for 2.8.1
aph [Sat, 4 Nov 2000 18:14:10 +0000 (18:14 +0000)]
changes for 2.8.1

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18 years ago * update WNPP instructions, based on patch from Marcelo E. Magallon
aph [Sat, 4 Nov 2000 18:13:28 +0000 (18:13 +0000)]
  * update WNPP instructions, based on patch from Marcelo E. Magallon
    (closes: Bug#69435)
  * spelling corrections, awkward grammar suggestions from Andreas Krueger
    (closes: Bug#72810)

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19 years agoupdate doc-base file for FHS
aph [Sun, 15 Oct 2000 09:04:29 +0000 (09:04 +0000)]
update doc-base file for FHS

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19 years agobreak up this file a bit
aph [Sun, 15 Oct 2000 09:04:01 +0000 (09:04 +0000)]
break up this file a bit

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19 years agoupdate from CVS Changelogs mostly
aph [Sun, 15 Oct 2000 07:25:34 +0000 (07:25 +0000)]
update from CVS Changelogs mostly

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