[Debian-med-packaging] Comments regarding biojava-live_1.6.1.svn.20090306-1_i386.changes

Charles Plessy charles-listes-med-packaging at plessy.org
Mon Mar 23 15:04:00 UTC 2009

Le Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 10:30:05PM +0000, Frank Lichtenheld a écrit :
> Please note that between all the LGPL licensed files there has crept
> one with a GPL header: ./tests/org/biojava/utils/process/AllTests.java
> Since this is like 10 lines of pretty trivial code I decided not to reject
> the package just for that. But in the interest of full license documentation
> this should be either documented in debian/copyright or someway dealt with
> by upstream.
> Also since the LICENSE file doesn't specify a LGPL version but includes v2.1
> I would think that a reference to the LGPL-2.1 file would the safer choice
> instead of referencing the unversioned file.

Hi Franck,

the issue was reported upstream, and the copryight file was updated. Thanks a
lot for processing the queue !


Have a nice day,


Charles Plessy
Debian Med packaging team,
Tsurumi, Kanagawa, Japan

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