On 07/27/2017 09:07 AM, Gerd Petermann wrote:
> I am not sure what to do here. The splitter sources in question are copies or
> modified copies of sources in mkgmap.
> Why do they cause problems in splitter, but not in mkgmap?
They are problematic in mkgmap too, they have simply not been noticed
> The source
> was changed recently but the copyright info is very old. Why does it cause
> problems now?
Because the new file in splitted showed up in my license & copyright
review for the changes since SVN r548 (the previous revision in Debian).
Ideally all the files in mkgmap and splitter are relicensed to GPL-2+
(v2 or later) to have the most widest license compatibility. Only the
copyright holders can change the license, so this is something you,
Steve and the other copyright holders need to consent to.
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