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Re: Moving packages over to new module

From: Andreas Enge
Subject: Re: Moving packages over to new module
Date: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 12:51:43 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.9.3 (2018-01-21)

On Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 12:33:22PM +0100, Rutger Helling wrote:
> I ended up using git log --grep=.... and have moved the packages. Using
> 'git blame' I found that a few copyright lines can be removed from
> games.scm now. If a person has only imported a module ((gnu packages
> base) for example), should I keep the copyright notice or lose it?

That is always a good question. I think importing a module is not copy-
rightable, so I would drop the line.

Personally I also do not add my copyright when simply updating a package
(new version and hash), unless more complex changes are required.


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