[Build-common-hackers] Bug#633794: cdbs: licensecheck2dep5 produces invalid DEP-5 copyright

Julian Taylor jtaylor.debian at googlemail.com
Wed Jul 13 19:31:17 UTC 2011

Package: cdbs
Version: 0.4.90ubuntu14
Severity: normal

licensecheck2dep5 produces License: fields which contain spaces.
E.g. MIT/X11 (BSD like)

Whereas DEP-5 requires License names to not have spaces:
> Syntax
> License names are case-insensitive, and may not contain spaces.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers natty-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'natty-updates'), (500, 'natty-security'), (500, 'natty-proposed'), (500, 'natty'), (100, 'natty-backports')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.38-10-generic (SMP w/4 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 cdbs depends on:
ii  debhelper                  8.1.2ubuntu4  helper programs for debian/rules
ii  fdupes                     1.50-PR2-3    identifies duplicate files within 
ii  intltool                   0.41.1-1      Utility scripts for internationali
ii  python-scour               0.25+bzr207-2 SVG scrubber and optimizer

Versions of packages cdbs recommends:
ii  autotools-dev                 20100122.1 Update infrastructure for config.{

Versions of packages cdbs suggests:
ii  devscripts                2.10.69ubuntu2 scripts to make the life of a Debi
ii  doc-base                  0.9.5ubuntu2   utilities to manage online documen

-- no debconf information

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