rpm changelog (was Re: Notice of intent: patching glibc)

Michael Cronenworth mike at cchtml.com
Wed Sep 7 17:12:26 UTC 2011

Genes MailLists wrote:
> Would a git-shortlog suffice for %changelog ?

It would need to be "git-short-shortlog" (hypothetically) as filling a 
rpm changelog with hundreds of lines of commits is not very helpful.

I've always considered the rpm changelog to be a changelog of the spec 
itself and a very brief summary of any upstream changes.

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