Re: Bug#481491: debian-policy: please add LPPL v1.3a to Policy
Hilmar Preuße <hille42 <at> web.de>
2010-08-04 10:54:50 GMT
On 11.06.10 أحمد المحمودي (aelmahmoudy <at> sabily.org) wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 10, 2010 at 01:31:53PM -0700, Russ Allbery wrote:
> > Russ Allbery <rra <at> debian.org> writes:
> > > Hilmar Preusse <hille42 <at> web.de> writes:
> > >> In the moment we have the situation that we are requested to add the
> > >> license to all TL packages, instead of just adding it to one and put
> > >> only referers into the others (#473216). This gives us 1.8 MB of
> > >> license files, which could be saved of the LPPL would be in base-files.
> ---end quoted text---
> Couldn't it just be put shipped by tex-common ?
Not really. See Message #65 in http://bugs.debian.org/473216 . We
have to ship the license in all packages, as the policy maintainers
are not willing to ship the LPPL in /usr/share/common-licenses.
I'm closing my request to put the request to include it. Many thanks
to all contributors!
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