New Debian maintainer, patches and licensing

From: Stephen Kitt <>
Date: Tue, 1 Jun 2010 07:58:49 +0200


I'm adopting gob2 from Mark Brown in Debian. I'm currently preparing an
upload of version 2.0.17, but I have a few questions first.
* The manpage doesn't escape minus signs; does the attached patch seem OK to
* The m4 macro GOB2_CHECK only issues a warning if gob2 is not found;
  shouldn't it produce an error? See for the source
  of the attached patch.
* The README mentions that generated code is under LGPL, yet
  COPYING.generated-code specifies that it is in the public domain. Which is

I'm also attaching a patch which fixes some typos.

Best regards,


Received on Tue Jun 01 2010 - 01:06:20 CDT

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