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Re: Request for wheezy-ignore tag: bug#555168 (glibc locale files with license not permitting modification)

tag 555168 wheezy-ignore

On Wed, Aug  1, 2012 at 15:25:10 -0700, Jonathan Nieder wrote:

> Hi release team,
> I've been asked to ask you whether you consider bug#555168 (many glibc
> locale files having a license that does not permit modification) to be
> something deserving a wheezy-ignore tag.
> I'm asking you half-heartedly, since I don't think the answer is
> useful.  That bug sure *looks* release-critical, and it sure *looks*
> like something that could be delayed another release if people manage
> to stall long enough.  Which would make it wheezy-ignore.
I guess we can wait another couple of years.  At least there's been some
progress, which is good.  Hopefully it won't take too much longer to
sort out, but I don't think there's a point delaying the release (or
deleting existing locale data from the distro) while there's hope of a


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