On Fri, Mar 21, 2014 at 07:28:35AM +0100, Emilien Klein wrote: > Thanks Marcelo for reviewing. > I still need to work on removing the minified files from the upstream > tarball (DFSG-ing), but have one question: > > 2014-03-16 23:16 GMT+01:00 Marcelo Jorge Vieira <me...@debian.org>: > > 2) Rules: Please not remove copyright notice from minified files. > > Not sure I'm understanding. Do you mean in d/copyright? The minified > file is included as part of "Files: *"
I believe this is talking about the license header in the minifieid copy of the library. Most licenses have something that asserts the header stay intact if it's present. Take the MIT/Expat license, which jQuery is under: > The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be > included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software. By removing the header, you breech the license, making it undistributable. Cheers, Paul -- .''`. Paul Tagliamonte <paul...@debian.org> | Proud Debian Developer : :' : 4096R / 8F04 9AD8 2C92 066C 7352 D28A 7B58 5B30 807C 2A87 `. `'` http://people.debian.org/~paultag `- http://people.debian.org/~paultag/conduct-statement.txt
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