changelog in spec file, was Re: Stop the git abuse

Tom Diehl tdiehl at
Mon May 21 02:32:32 UTC 2012

On Sun, 20 May 2012, Matthew Miller wrote:

> On Sun, May 20, 2012 at 08:02:23PM -0400, Paul Wouters wrote:
>> Agreed. changelog and version field conflicts are 90% of my cherry-pick
>> conflicts.
>> I would be in favour of no longer maintaining a changelog in the spec file
> As long as it gets put into the final RPM in the build process somehow. `rpm
> --changelog` is often very, very useful in the field.


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