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+Summary of important user-visible changes for releases of the wavelet package
+
+===============================================================================
+wavelet-0.1.0   Release Date: 201x-yy-zz   Release Manager: Lukas Reichlin
+===============================================================================
+
+** First official release.
+
+
+===============================================================================