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Re: extra-license-file best pratices

On Fri, 2007-01-26 at 13:56 +0100, Andrea Bolognani wrote:
>   1. Being upstream for the software, just edit the original Makefile so the
>      `install' target skips COPYING.gz
>   2. Edit the Makefile only in the Debian package, commenting out the offending
>      lines
>   3. Remove the file in debian/rules, *after* installing it

I use the third option. Personally I prefer not to make changes to the
upstream sources when I can solve it just as well with my Debian
scripts. I also see no drawbacks in the third option.


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