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Re: New field in binary stanza

On Tue, Dec 25, 2007 at 11:47:59AM +0100, Michael Tautschnig wrote:

> What about debtags? Wouldn't this be most appropriate?
> - It's optional.
> - It's available from the apt-cache.
> - No need to change dpkg, policy, etc.

Please see http://debtags.alioth.debian.org/faq.html#any-reason-why-there-are-no-license-tags-in-debtags

I should update that entry by pointing at the other two messages I wrote
to this thread (or possibly, to the whole thread).  In fact, a tag
cannot convey enough information to represent the licensing information
for a package.



GPG key: 1024D/797EBFAB 2000-12-05 Enrico Zini <enrico@debian.org>

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