version in VCS is newer than in repository, is it time to upload?

package:
libscalar-util-numeric-perl
severity:
normal
created:
2017-12-03
last updated:
2020-08-06

vcswatch reports that this package seems to have a new changelog entry (version 0.40-2, distribution UNRELEASED) and new commits in its VCS. You should consider whether it's time to make an upload.

Here are the relevant commit messages:
commit abe7522eccc7947aaeaf066bf6984c4a08ddb21c
Author: Debian Janitor <janitor@jelmer.uk>
Date:   Tue Mar 3 22:00:10 2020 +0000

    Remove obsolete fields Contact, Name from debian/upstream/metadata (already present in machine-readable debian/copyright).

commit 5b9286880db4eec49923c7b96714768801ecb333
Author: Debian Janitor <janitor@jelmer.uk>
Date:   Tue Mar 3 21:59:41 2020 +0000

    Set upstream metadata fields: Bug-Submit, Repository, Repository-Browse.

commit f90cc48cb9ffd13c2b676d86d0b4ff2fb52da097
Author: Debian Janitor <janitor@jelmer.uk>
Date:   Tue Mar 3 21:59:12 2020 +0000

    Set debhelper-compat version in Build-Depends.
    
    Fixes: lintian: uses-debhelper-compat-file
    See-also: https://lintian.debian.org/tags/uses-debhelper-compat-file.html

commit f093c38551fc648d4c19b57806cb74d5fb8ef218
Author: Debian Janitor <janitor@jelmer.uk>
Date:   Tue Mar 3 21:58:44 2020 +0000

    Bump debhelper from old 9 to 12.
    
    Fixes: lintian: package-uses-old-debhelper-compat-version
    See-also: https://lintian.debian.org/tags/package-uses-old-debhelper-compat-version.html

commit d77e1fef06b78069eebdb19df69b91ac98de40a3
Author: gregor herrmann <gregoa@debian.org>
Date:   Sat Feb 22 16:44:39 2020 +0100

    update changelog
    
    Gbp-Dch: Ignore

commit 04aedcf5a55ddd17ae2809e3725e66be930edc95
Author: gregor herrmann <gregoa@debian.org>
Date:   Sat Feb 22 16:44:39 2020 +0100

    debian/watch: use uscan version 4.

commit 5649a228d6f8d882828dfd255867ccb6a23aa321
Author: gregor herrmann <gregoa@debian.org>
Date:   Fri Feb 21 18:08:11 2020 +0100

    update changelog
    
    Gbp-Dch: Ignore

commit becfe6964b13e7d9c1b10e0469ae07c33b31d445
Author: gregor herrmann <gregoa@debian.org>
Date:   Fri Feb 21 18:08:11 2020 +0100

    debian/control: update Build-Depends for cross builds.

commit ed89b9fca7b604cc3b96e21cac14df7bad51b658
Author: Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@debian.org>
Date:   Sun Feb 25 15:13:35 2018 +0100

    update changelog
    
    Gbp-Dch: Ignore

commit d77a69b2fb70ac6c35a46b3a59c7a8b23a2613b5
Author: Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@debian.org>
Date:   Sun Feb 25 15:13:35 2018 +0100

    Update Vcs-* headers for switch to salsa.debian.org

commit 7a3af576d8ffd12b22f062cb8f10e91c0d3b154d
Author: gregor herrmann <gregoa@debian.org>
Date:   Fri May 20 12:09:01 2016 +0200

    update changelog
    
    Gbp-Dch: Ignore

commit 9ae643a0730615e758eb12ba1c41ee4dfe827729
Author: gregor herrmann <gregoa@debian.org>
Date:   Fri May 20 12:09:01 2016 +0200

    debian/copyright: change Copyright-Format 1.0 URL to HTTPS.

commit bb00a51fbb9999a523bc5c97624e2136fd370f45
Author: gregor herrmann <gregoa@debian.org>
Date:   Sun May 15 01:42:22 2016 +0200

    update changelog
    
    Gbp-Dch: Ignore

commit e47b95a611340a2b41ab707b004418003cf71f43
Author: gregor herrmann <gregoa@debian.org>
Date:   Sun May 15 01:42:21 2016 +0200

    Remove Xavier Oswald from Uploaders.
    
    Closes: #824320

commit 514535689660c0561acbfcac5414519c3109a1da
Author: Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@debian.org>
Date:   Sat Jan 30 20:06:23 2016 +0100

    update changelog
    
    Gbp-Dch: Ignore

commit ed7cd1b6fc1cb98b5f75b685ce72d4d8c014638e
Author: Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@debian.org>
Date:   Sat Jan 30 20:06:23 2016 +0100

    debian/control: Use HTTPS transport protocol for Vcs-Git URI