[Python-modules-team] Bug#602721: python-qt4: gplv3 not listed under license

Ritesh Raj Sarraf rrs at debian.org
Sun Nov 7 15:06:11 UTC 2010

Package: python-qt4
Version: 4.7.3-1+b1
Severity: normal

The PyQt4 license as shipped with Debian talks only about GPL-2 where as
the upstream site lists that it support both the GPL-2 and GPL-3

Here's the snippet of the license as mentioned on Debian.

  This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
    it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
      the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.36-trunk-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages python-qt4 depends on:
ii  libc6                   2.11.2-7         Embedded GNU C Library: Shared lib
ii  libgcc1                 1:4.4.5-6        GCC support library
ii  libpython2.6            2.6.6-6          Shared Python runtime library (ver
ii  libqt4-assistant        4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 assistant module
ii  libqt4-designer         4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 designer module
ii  libqt4-help             4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 help module
ii  libqt4-network          4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 network module
ii  libqt4-script           4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 script module
ii  libqt4-scripttools      4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 script tools module
ii  libqt4-svg              4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 SVG module
ii  libqt4-test             4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 test module
ii  libqt4-webkit           4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 WebKit module
ii  libqt4-xml              4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 XML module
ii  libqt4-xmlpatterns      4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 XML patterns module
ii  libqtcore4              4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 core module
ii  libqtgui4               4:4.6.3-4        Qt 4 GUI module
ii  libstdc++6              4.4.5-6          The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii  python                  2.6.6-3+squeeze1 interactive high-level object-orie
ii  python-sip [sip-api-7.1 4.10.2-1         Python/C++ bindings generator runt
ii  python-support          1.0.11           automated rebuilding support for P

python-qt4 recommends no packages.

Versions of packages python-qt4 suggests:
pn  python-qt4-dbg                <none>     (no description available)

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