[CentOS-devel] Do not update packages without changelog please

Johnny Hughes mailing-lists at hughesjr.com
Sun Oct 8 22:57:22 UTC 2006


On Sun, 2006-10-08 at 20:07 +0200, Milan Keršláger wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I see that there are updates and no lines with reasons in the SPEC file
> (%chagelog). Please include changelog messages to allow track the
> changes and reasons for this (when something breaks for example). Also
> there are a tools for tracking changes in the updated system by emailing
> %changelog changes together with sw updates.
> 
> Also there is almost no documentation even FC6 devel tree has a same
> package with a lot more docs:
> 
> http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/development/i386/os/Fedora/RPMS/perl-IO-Socket-SSL-1.01-1.fc6.noarch.rpm
> 
> There is still a question if the "stable" tree of CentOS 4 Extras should
> have latest and greatest package (in compare with FC4 or FC5 tree).
> 

That is because this is the original release of that package for CentOS
in extras ... there is therefore nothing to change in a changelog.

It is a first build done of that package ... and I did not use the FC
package.  It is a simple repackaging of the CPAN module in a standard
perl template.

Thanks for your concern,
Johnny Hughes

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