We will prefer CHANGELOG over NEWS just as matter of Gitlab's. Followup patch will move NEWS content to CHANGELOG.
This patch renames NEWS -> CHANGELOG.md. The change in configure.ac is necessary as GNU style requires a NEWS file to be present.
533cf98e CHANGELOG: Use markdown
NEWS => CHANGELOG.md | 0
Makefile.am | 1 +
configure.ac | 2 +-
3 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)