Re: How to specify files not in source package in d/copyright (Was: liblemon_1.3.1+dfsg-1_amd64.changes REJECTED)
On Sat, Aug 6, 2016 at 23:37:03 +0200, Andreas Tille wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 06, 2016 at 05:00:09PM +0000, Thorsten Alteholz wrote:
> > as you somehow add jquery.js to your doc-package, please add its license
> > to your debian/copyright.
> The jquery.js is installed by doxygen in the documentation process. It
> does not belong to the source package (the full autogenerated
> documentation provided by upstream was intentionally removed to avoid
> compressed JS files). I wonder why I should add licenses of files that
> are not part of the source package and do not even have an idea how I
> could do this syntactically correctly - lintian would claim an unused
> copyright paragraph and IMHO lintian is correct here.
I don't think you should. I believe Thorsten is overreaching in asking
you to do that.