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Re: Freeze exception for yaWP 0.3.5?



On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 13:27:54 +0200, Kai Wasserbäch wrote:

> [Please CC me on all replies, I'm not subscribed to debian-release.]
> 
> Dear Members of the Release Team,
> the upstream for plasma-widget-yawp released a new version (0.3.5), with the
> major change being (see [0] for a diff between 0.3.4 and 0.3.5) the adding of
> the copyright of Shawn Starr. One of the previous maintainers has based his Ions
> on the work of Shawn but somewhere along the editing the copyright notice was
> lost. The neglect to mention Shawn's copyright might (!!!, I'm no lawyer, just
> guessing here and hoping for your input based on your extended experience) make
> yaWP undistributable in the form as it is currently in Debian. Therefore I'd
> like to know, if the thought of a Freeze Exception would be entertained by the
> Release Team?
> 
If you want to add the copyright notices, ok.  I'm not sure about the
rest of the changes.

Cheers,
Julien

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