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-rw-r--r--debhelper.pod9
-rw-r--r--debian/changelog3
2 files changed, 5 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/debhelper.pod b/debhelper.pod
index 554b7f7..b2f130b 100644
--- a/debhelper.pod
+++ b/debhelper.pod
@@ -337,9 +337,9 @@ introduced. You tell debhelper which compatibility level it should use, and
it modifies its behavior in various ways.
Tell debhelper what compatibility level to use by writing a number to
-debian/compat. For example, to turn on v7 mode:
+debian/compat. For example, to turn on v8 mode:
- % echo 7 > debian/compat
+ % echo 8 > debian/compat
Unless otherwise indicated, all debhelper documentation assumes that you
are using the most recent compatibility level, and in most cases does not
@@ -477,8 +477,6 @@ directory. In previous compatibility levels it silently refuses to do this.
=item v7
-This is the recommended mode of operation.
-
Changes from v6 are:
=over 8
@@ -507,8 +505,7 @@ none is specified.
=item v8
-This mode is still under development. Using it in packages will cause them
-to probably break later.
+This is the recommended mode of operation.
Changes from v7 are:
diff --git a/debian/changelog b/debian/changelog
index 6a1ca77..2516ce7 100644
--- a/debian/changelog
+++ b/debian/changelog
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-debhelper (7.9.4) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
+debhelper (8.0.0) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
[ Carsten Hey ]
* dh_fixperms: Ensure files in /etc/sudoers.d/ are mode 440. Closes: #589574
@@ -7,6 +7,7 @@ debhelper (7.9.4) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
* python_distutils: Pass --force to setup.py build, to ensure that when
python-dbg is run it does not win and result in scripts having it in
the shebang line. Closes: #589759
+ * Finalized v8 mode, which is the new recommended default.
-- Carsten Hey <carsten@debian.org> Sun, 18 Jul 2010 22:30:06 +0200