[Vote] GTumbler

Michael Hall mhall119 at ubuntu.com
Sat Jul 21 15:17:48 UTC 2012

I found the relevant license file at

I included that text in the debian/copyright file for those files that
use it.  Rev 28 of my branch.

Michael Hall
mhall119 at ubuntu.com

On 07/21/2012 10:47 AM, Stéphane Graber wrote:
> On 07/18/2012 04:32 PM, Michael Hall wrote:
>> I have reviewed this app and added 'desktopcouch' as a dependency as
>> well as fixing a couple of lintian and arb-lint warnings.
>> The code with changes is here:
>> https://code.launchpad.net/~mhall119/ubuntu-app-reviews/gtumbler/
>> This app is ready for a vote.
>  - Package still has old XB- entries, these have been superseded by the
> use of MyApps.
>  - debian/compat doesn't match debian/control
>  - W: gtumbler: copyright-refers-to-deprecated-bsd-license-file
> Rest looks good, but the missing text of the exact BSD license makes me
> -1 this until it's fixed.
> For reference:
> W: gtumbler: copyright-refers-to-deprecated-bsd-license-file
> N:
> N:    The copyright file refers to /usr/share/common-licenses/BSD. Due
> to the
> N:    brevity of this license, the specificity of this copy to code whose
> N:    copyright is held by the Regents of the University of California, and
> N:    the frequency of minor wording changes in the license, its text should
> N:    be included in the copyright file directly rather than referencing
> this
> N:    file.
> N:
> N:    This file may be removed from a future version of base-files if
> N:    references to it drop sufficiently.
> N:
> N:    Refer to Debian Policy Manual section 12.5 (Copyright information) for
> N:    details.

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