Re: /usr/share policy
On Sun, Jun 03, 2001 at 07:23:08PM -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> Julian Gilbey wrote:
> > Agreed. (And I don't think /usr/share/<package> is mandated.)
> Every package MUST be accompanied by a verbatim copy of its copyright
> and distribution license in the file
> Packages that are not Debian-native MUST contain a copy of
> `debian/changelog' file from the Debian source tree in
> `/usr/share/doc/<package>' as `changelog.Debian.gz'.
> (Caps mine.)
That's not the issue under discussion; we're talking about putting
data in /usr/share/<package> or elsewhere in /usr/share, not about the
copyright file, etc.
Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, Queen Mary, Univ. of London
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