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Re: Copyright file granularity

On Fri, Nov 13, 2015 at 08:34:11PM +0100, Stephen Kitt wrote:
> On Fri, 13 Nov 2015 10:51:11 -0800, Steve Langasek <vorlon@debian.org> wrote:
> > On Fri, Nov 13, 2015 at 04:10:14PM +0000, Wookey wrote:
> [...]
> > And we should have better tools to generate debian/copyright files - this
> > shouldn't be an intensive manual process.  Unfortunately the only tool I'm
> > aware of that does this is coupled to cdbs.
> I've used debmake which does a reasonable job of generating initial copyright
> files and checking them. Lintian is also getting better at the latter.

I'm not a user of it, but cme tries to do, and actually looks to me it's
pretty good at it, and the developer is actually working on making it
smarter and smarter.

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