Bug#741419: missing license in debian/copyright

Thorsten Alteholz alteholz at debian.org
Tue Mar 18 18:11:16 UTC 2014

On Tue, 18 Mar 2014, Emmanuel Bourg wrote:

> Le 12/03/2014 12:37, Thorsten Alteholz a écrit :
>> please add the missing licenses of:
>>  jdom-JDOM-2.0.5\contrib\src\resources\hamlet.xml
>>  jdom-JDOM-2.0.5\core\package\META-INF\jdom-info.xml
>>  jdom-JDOM-2.0.5\core\samples\*  (some of them)
>>  jdom-JDOM-2.0.5\maven\maven.pom to debian/copyright (or at least tell
> maven.pom and jdom-info.xml are obviously covered by the project license.

It is not that obviously, but yes, those could be clarified.

> catalog.xml and catalog.xsl are not used and could be removed.


>                                                                The other
> xml files under core/samples/ are trivial test files undoubtedly covered
> by the project license.

Yep, those are not questionable.

> hamlet.xml isn't used either. It's a test file for a performance test
> that isn't even executed during the build nor bundled in the binary package.

Ok, either remove these three files from the source tarball or create an 
entry in debian/copyright, whatever you like.
(it does not matter whether they are only in the source tarball or in the 
binary package as well, debian/copyright documents the status quo of the 


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