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Re: RFS: drapes (updated)

On Wed, Sep 27, 2006 at 10:42:21AM +0200, Francesco Namuri wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 25, 2006 at 07:41:06PM +0100, James Westby wrote:
> > On (25/09/06 01:48), Francesco Namuri wrote:
> > > On Sun, Sep 24, 2006 at 11:15:22PM +0100, James Westby wrote:
> > > > If copyright has been asserted on the file then it must be mentioned in
> > > > debian/rules, along with its distribution license. If there isn't one
> > > > you should find out what it is and add it, or drop the file.
> hi,
> yesterday I have written to the author of the patch, this morning I have
> received an answer...
> in short, the author (Ralf Treinen <treinen@debian.org>)
> says that:
> (quoting his words) "You may use, modify, redistribute with or without modifications in any
> way you wish."
> and that it's not necessary to put information about the copyright of
> the patch in debian/copyright...

So, probably the right thing is to put the copyright information and
quote the author's mail in there.

Rodrigo Gallardo
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