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Re: Revising Policy 12.5 (Copyright information)

Romain Beauxis <toots@rastageeks.org> writes:

> Sorry, but there was also an argument below in my message.
> The point is that there are possibly a lot of corner cases, such as the
> autotools case, for which we can't really decide and list every single
> issue or produce a general rational.
> Since the vast majority of the packages fall into a regular copyright
> and licensing, this would also mean overload the policy with stuff that
> is only relevant in a very small number of cases in proportion.

Oh, yes, I agree.  However, I think Policy should say what to do about
Autotools at least, since that's a very common case.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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