Re: RM: d4x -- RoQA; non-free
Le Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 08:39:17AM +0100, Stefano Zacchiroli a écrit :
> On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 01:31:49PM +0900, Charles Plessy wrote:
> > reassign 569648 ftp.debian.org
> > retitle 569648 RM: d4x -- RoQA; non-free
> > affects 569648 + d4x
> > thanks
> Given that popcon of the package is still quite high, I believe a QA
> upload to non-free would have been a better first move (and I would have
> volunteered to do it).
I considered it as well, but I have the feeling that it would require to
contact Upstream again to ask if he agrees with producing binaries from patched
sources, since that is what the package would still do after being transferred
to the non-free section of our archive.
As a reminder, here is what the source file headers contain.
* This Program is free but not GPL!!! You can't modify it
* without agreement with author. You can't distribute modified
* program but you can distribute unmodified program.
Here is the summary of the content of our diff.gz:
Of course, if there is a volunteer for the task, I will not block him…
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