Fail to install current jed-extra

Rafael Laboissiere rafael at
Tue Nov 15 02:56:58 UTC 2005

* G. Milde <g.milde at> [2005-11-14 10:37]:

> On 11.11.05, Rafael Laboissiere wrote:
> > W: jed-extra: extra-license-file usr/share/doc/jed-extra/COPYING.gz
> Hm. I was told by Joerg, that the upstream tarball should have a file
> COPYING to be included in Debian. So jedmodes.tgz contains now
> mode/COPYING and mode/README.txt.
> Also, the Maintainer Guide wants a Debian 'copyright' file.
> So maybe we must not copy the upstream COPYING to debian?
> Change 'rules'
> 	# install documentation (under /usr/share/doc/jed-extra)
> 	dh_installdocs  $$(find . -name \*.html -o -name \*.otl) \
> +       README.txt

The distributed COPYING file is a copy of the GPL.  Please, do not include
it in the Debian package, since this file is already installed elsewhere by
default in every Debian system.  A template for the debian/copyright file
can be seen at /usr/share/debhelper/dh_make/licenses/gpl (from the dh-make

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