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Re: GPL version 1, and "Copyright (c) ...."

tb@becket.net (Thomas Bushnell, BSG) writes:

> I'm not sure we should worry about history.  It's not too much trouble
> to delete it from all future releases.  Give the upstream author a
> chance first; how long has it been since you asked him about the file?

Less than 48 hours; how long do you recommend I wait?  
> (And deleting it requires actually taking it out of the "unmodified"
> .tar.gz; merely dropping it via patch won't be sufficient when it's a
> legal question that's in doubt.)

This I know.  Thanks.

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