jEdit package in Debian: some remarks via Ubuntu package
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Thu Jun 17 23:52:44 UTC 2010
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Hi Daniel Hi Torsten,
On 06/17/2010 11:26 PM, Torsten Werner wrote:
>> I had been removing jEdit/installer for the dfsg package, because the license
>> (Apache) did not appear to be compatible with the GPL (IIRC).
>> Apparently I was wrong, so this might be fine.
> No, maybe you are right and we need to check the issue again.
> Gabriele, what do you think?
As d/copyright explains, most files under jEdit/installer are under
public domain and the remaining ones under Apache Software License 1.1
which is DFSG-free , isn't it?
>> You might also want to install the shipped jedit.menu file:
>> cp -a jEdit/package-files/linux/deb/jedit debian/jedit.menu
>> You are shipping an own desktop file, while there is one in the jedit package
>> at jEdit/package-files/linux/deb/jedit.desktop
>> Also, there are two patches you may be interested in:
>> and 02-desktop-file-icon-file.patch
.desktop was already from upstream, anyway I've taken your suggestions
into account and added Debian and desktop menu without patches. Thanks.
> What about joining our team, become an Uploader and help packaging
> jedit in Debian? I am willing to sponsor uploads.
Daniel, you would be welcome.
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