Re: copyright years in the copyright file
> The upstream of the getmail writes this as his original code without
> making copyright assignment to FSF. He is the licensor and not the
> licensee. Thus, he is not bound by the quoted GPL2 license terms at
> This is exactly the reason why I as the licensee must not change the
> upstream provided "copyright notice".
Ah, okay. Could you at least change the debian copyright file? You're
not changing the notice there; you're making a new one.