Bug#2677: small mime-support problems
Brian C. White writes ("Re: Bug#2677: small mime-support problems"):
> Since the only things in the package (for now) is /etc/mailcap and
> /etc/mime.types, I didn't feel one was appropriate. I can add a
> PD notice if you like.
Yes, it ought to have one - that way you can (for example) extract all
the copyrights automatically.
> Would it be worth while having a standard "PublicDomain" copyright?
Why ? You need a separate file in /usr/doc/copyright to say who the
authors are, &c (you want to give credit even if it's not legally
required, right ?), and adding a sentence saying `This is public
domain' is shorter than `See /usr/doc/copyright/Public-Domain for
a detailed description of public-domainness, which applies to this