Re: git-copyright-scan: find authors missing from DEP-5 debian/copyright
Yaroslav Halchenko <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> That is true, but since it doesn't have to be mandatory to use
> git-copyright-scan, it could simply be a helper for some projects were
> authors do retain the copyright .
Exactly. git-copyright-scan could also read a mapping that describes how
authors relate to copyright holders. Such a mapping might be required
anyway since some people use usernames in git log but want to have a
full name in debian/copyright.