[Freewx-maint] Any plans for wxPython 4.0?

Scott Talbert swt at techie.net
Wed Feb 7 16:45:39 UTC 2018

On Wed, 7 Feb 2018, Philipp Huebner wrote:

>>> Assuming that you don't think the other issues are blockers, are you
>>> willing to sponsor the initial upload and/or grant DM rights?  I think
>>> you have to do the former first anyway, right?
>> Yes, DM rights cannot be give until a package is at least in the NEW
>> queue. I'll upload the package now and grant the DM rights later.
> Ah sorry, only now I realized that debian/copyright is seriously
> lacking, and that's what FTP masters will look into the most.
> 1) you're missing the paragraph for debian/* with your own copyright
> 2) licensecheck -r finds a lot of files under BSD, (L)GPL, MIT and other
> licenses, I'm afraid you will have to collect all the info (all
> copyright holders with their respective licenses) and put it into
> debian/copyright accordingly. For common licenses you refer to their
> location in the filesystem, others must be included verbatim.
> See for example
> https://salsa.debian.org/ejabberd-packaging-team/erlang-p1-pgsql/blob/master/debian/copyright
> or
> https://salsa.debian.org/ejabberd-packaging-team/erlang-p1-stringprep/blob/master/debian/copyright

Ugh, the least fun part of debian packaging.  :(

I will work on it, thanks.


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