diff --git a/debian/changelog b/debian/changelog
index 474089d..098b46d 100644
--- a/debian/changelog
+++ b/debian/changelog
@@ -1,3 +1,12 @@
+libotf (0.9.16-2) UNRELEASED; urgency=medium
+
+  * Use secure URI in Homepage field.
+  * Fix day-of-week for changelog entry 0.9.13-5.
+  * Update standards version to 4.5.1, no changes needed.
+  * Avoid explicitly specifying -Wl,--as-needed linker flag.
+
+ -- Debian Janitor <janitor@jelmer.uk>  Wed, 16 Jun 2021 08:09:26 -0000
+
 libotf (0.9.16-1) experimental; urgency=low
 
   * New upstream release 0.9.16
@@ -41,7 +50,7 @@ libotf (0.9.13-5) unstable; urgency=low
   * debian/rules: convert to dh.
   * debian/libotf0.symbols: fix symbols-file-missing-build-depends-package-field
 
- -- Harshula Jayasuriya <harshula@debian.org>  Wed, 28 Dec 2019 15:29:33 +1100
+ -- Harshula Jayasuriya <harshula@debian.org>  Sat, 28 Dec 2019 15:29:33 +1100
 
 libotf (0.9.13-4) unstable; urgency=low
 
diff --git a/debian/control b/debian/control
index 017a28d..ae4fc35 100644
--- a/debian/control
+++ b/debian/control
@@ -3,8 +3,8 @@ Section: libs
 Priority: optional
 Maintainer: Harshula Jayasuriya <harshula@debian.org>
 Build-Depends: debhelper-compat (= 12), libtool, pkg-config, libfreetype6-dev, zlib1g-dev, libice-dev, libsm-dev, libx11-dev, libxaw7-dev, libxmu-dev, libxt-dev
-Standards-Version: 4.5.0
-Homepage: http://www.nongnu.org/m17n/
+Standards-Version: 4.5.1
+Homepage: https://www.nongnu.org/m17n/
 Vcs-Browser: https://salsa.debian.org/debian/libotf
 Vcs-Git: https://salsa.debian.org/debian/libotf.git
 
diff --git a/debian/rules b/debian/rules
index 03eef20..4f9854e 100755
--- a/debian/rules
+++ b/debian/rules
@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@ export DEB_BUILD_MAINT_OPTIONS = hardening=+all
 # package maintainers to append CFLAGS
 export DEB_CFLAGS_MAINT_APPEND  = -Wall -pedantic
 # package maintainers to append LDFLAGS
-export DEB_LDFLAGS_MAINT_APPEND = -Wl,--as-needed -Wl,-z,defs
+export DEB_LDFLAGS_MAINT_APPEND = -Wl,-z,defs
 
 
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