Re: copyright years in the copyright file
> | Every package must be accompanied by a verbatim copy of its copyright
> | information and distribution license in the file
> | /usr/share/doc/package/copyright.
> If you make a *change*, then it is not a *verbatim* copy any more.
| In addition, the copyright file must say where the upstream sources
| (if any) were obtained, and should name the original authors.
A verbatim copy is required - but not *only* a verbatim copy.
> What I can make is to add a comment documenting the situation. This can
> be requested as wishlist feature request bug. I do not see the value of
> such action and I will mark such request as wontfix.
What if I make the patch myself?