[Pkg-scicomp-devel] atlas lintian clean?
Ólafur Jens Sigurðsson
ojsbug at gmail.com
Sat Sep 27 15:21:47 UTC 2008
I would like to work a bit on atlas to make it lintian clean but I am
having problems understanding one of the main things there, the
All the packages have the same copyright file and it is not lintian
warning free, it gives out "copyright-without-copyright-notice"
I don't know much about copyright policy and how to do this but in
octave we make the copyright files for the octave-forge package so
that they list all the different files (since there is no one
copyright holder to the files) like can be seen in . But this is
not a good solution for atlas since many of the files don't have a
copyright notice and there are just way to many files.
But then again I don't see any single copyright to some specific
Another lintian warning is about the executble-stack of some of the
libraries. This should be checked like is described in  and then
for those packages that can run without the executable-stack a simple
run of execstack -c should fix those problems right?
Thats it for now.
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