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Re: spurious message about include files from `bootstrap' script

From: Jim Meyering
Subject: Re: spurious message about include files from `bootstrap' script
Date: Sat, 03 Dec 2011 15:48:40 +0100

Bruno Haible wrote:

> Hi Jim,
>> Bruno, what do you think about making gnulib-tool warn about
>> that syntax error?
> You can not anticipate all kinds of typos that can occur. Similar things
> would have happened if someone wrote
>   Licence:
> instead of
>   License:
> IMO warnings that rely on heuristics belong more into 'syntax-check' rules
> of every project, rather than in gnulib-tool.

Hi Bruno,

Let me put it another way.
How about diagnosing a missing License: when
the module is not a -test one?

If you'd prefer not to do that, I can easily convert
this into a syntax-check:

    $ git grep -L '^License:' modules|grep -ve '-tests$'

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