Closing LP bug

Andrew a.starr.b at
Sat May 2 01:37:26 BST 2009

On Fri, May 1, 2009 at 8:26 PM, Charlie Smotherman <cjsmo at> wrote:
> A new release of my package is coming out soon.  Like a good developer I
> plan to have the new release uploaded to debian first and then have it
> sync'd to karmic.  I have some bugs that are on the BTS and I have some
> LP bugs that I would like to close with this upload to debian.
> Could I do something like this to close both the debian and lp bugs with
> the one upload to debian?
> foobar (2.9-1) unstable; urgency=low
>  *  New release
>  *  Fixed typo in manpage (LP: #xxxxx)
>  *  Fixed typo in debian/control.  Closes: #yyyyy
>  *  Added Martian translations. Closes #lmnop (LP: #abcde)

Yes, that will work. The bugs will be closed when it is auto-synced from Debian.

- Andrew Starr-Bochicchio
Ubuntu Contributing Developer

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