Bug#497703: HappyDoc copyright status clarification
On Sep 8, 2008, at 3:42 PM, Chris Lamb wrote:
I understand you are the upstream maintainer of HappyDoc.
Yes, that's right.
This bug is marked "release critical", meaning that the package is not
releasable in this state and will not ship with the upcoming Lenny
Whilst I am aware that you no longer support development of
would be extremely helpful if you could reply to this message
Cc's) with a statement declaring the licence of the HappyDoc source.
debian/copyright file could then be modified to reflect this, the bug
closed, and HappyDoc would ship with Lenny.
Alternatively, if you think Debian should discontinue shipping
please let us know your thoughts.
The source for HappyDoc is available under a BSD license.
Since I don't support it any more, and it does not work with some
language constructs from the newer versions of Python, I'm not sure
you want to include it any longer. I'll leave it up to you whether or
not to pull it out of your release.
I am willing to give commit access to someone else if you want to fix
the problems with the packaging (or with the language support :-).