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Re: Source Code One Line Change [patch] and Copyright holder

]] "Nanakos V. Chrysostomos" 

| recently I have contributed a on-line patch [0] that resolves a
| significant and major security bug in a PAM module. I added myself to the
| Copyright holders of the file and added this change to the changelog file
| as you can easily see in [1]. The upstream author and developer of this
| software claims that I am not intended to add my name for such a small
| change to the Copyright holders of the file and he should ask for legal
| advise. What is your opinion? Is this right?

I think he's in the right, your contribution does not really consist of
any significant creative effort.

I'm also unable to reproduce your bug.

Tollef Fog Heen
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are

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