Questions about dtx, LaTeX self-documenting code system

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Makefile in packages with UNIX commands and latexmk?

What are the rules regarding writing Makefiles to be part of CTAN packages? I would like to include a Makefile in a package I wrote. The package is in .dtx format with its .ins file embedded. When I ...
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Using .cls macros in the typesetting of the .dtx from which .cls is generated

I read some advice suggesting that when writing a package, one should use that package in one's dtx file in order to demonstrate the use of macros and environments. Presumably, the same should be true ...
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How to display the dates in the \PrintChanges' changes?

An information I'm often missing when I have a look at the "Change History" of a package/classe is the dates of the changes because, IMHO, just the version number is not informative enough: if I could ...