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Re: DEP-5: Please clarify the meaning of "same licence and share copyright holders"

On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 09:30:31AM -0700, Steve Langasek wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 06:10:56PM +0200, Mike Hommey wrote:
> > If the sole purpose of the format is to have a machine-parseable format,
> > if it doesn't apply to all packages, then the fact that it is
> > machine-parseable is useless, because you won't be able to machine-parse
> > all copyright information from all packages.
> Let's remove all "should"s from policy, then, since evidently anything that
> we don't have 100% compliance with is useless.

Read the first line again.


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