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Re: Convenience copies in upstream code: dependencies, removal, copyright, and other issues

On Tue, 20 Oct 2009, Felipe Sateler wrote:
> ftpmasters seem to be requiring everything in the source to be
> documented in debian/copyright (really annoying, I know).

This is because we don't only distribute the binaries; we also
distribute the source. ftpmaster has to check all of this out anyway,
and it makes it much easier on them if you've documented it properly.

Don Armstrong

If it jams, force it. If it breaks, it needed replacing anyway.
 -- Lowery's Law

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