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Re: Please apply the following patches for copyright-format.xml.

On Tue, Nov 29, 2011 at 12:01:17AM +0900, Charles Plessy wrote:
> user debian-policy@packages.debian.org
> usertags 649674 informative
> tag 649674 patch
> usertags 649679 normative issue
> thanks
> Le Mon, Nov 28, 2011 at 12:26:33PM +0100, Bill Allombert a écrit :
> > 
> > As I said previously, my plan was to upload 3.9.3 as soon as the DEP issues are resolved.
> > Unfortunately the DEP-related issues are becoming confusing.
> Thanks for the clarification.
> I am sorry for the mess around the DEP.  I know I share the responsability for
> it.  But let's take an optimistic point of view: there are no major blocker
> reported, and the recent resolution of #633797 shows that we can cooperate and
> converge on a consensus when tackling new issues.
> So I would like to propose to apply the following patches, and after this to
> call for either reporting new issues or declaring the DEP accepted.
> Correction of the examples
>   http://bugs.debian.org/649674 
>   This is a patch that bring the examples in compliance with the DEP, by
>   correcting one typo and adding two missing license short names.
>   Making the examples more informative would be a plus, but unless
>   Steve directly supports this I would propose to not touch them further.
> Specification of “with <keywords> exception”.
>   http://bugs.debian.org/633797
>   This is a normative change that has a very broad consensus, that limits the
>   use of license exceptions to one keyword, and only for granting additional
>   permissions.  I have updated the patch to fully reflect Steve's changes
>   (including the commit message).
> URL is http://www.debian.org/doc/packaging-manuals/copyright-format/1.0/
>   http://bugs.debian.org/640737
>   Consensus is reached and David from the WWW team started to work on installing
>   the documents on www.debian.org at this URL.
> Correction of Python license name and SPDX URLs.
>   http://bugs.debian.org/641071
>   The SPDX website is back !  URL corrections are not normative, and correction
>   of Python license name was agreed earlier.

I have applied all these patches.

Bill. <ballombe@debian.org>

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