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Re: License requiring to reproduce copyrights in binary distributions.

Charles Plessy <plessy@debian.org> wrote:
> It appeared in various discussions about either DEP5 or the NEW queue that
> licenses vary in their requirement for reproducing the authors copyrights in
> binary distributions. [...]

I wonder if the licence requirements are the deciding factor.  With
the increasing criminalisation of copyright infringement worldwide,
users may need to show their local police or state agent that they
have a valid copyright licence for any copies.  How can users do that
reliably if the binary distributions aren't reproducing the authors'

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