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[Savannah-register-public] [task #14403] Submission of Guile-CV

From: Pavel Kharitonov
Subject: [Savannah-register-public] [task #14403] Submission of Guile-CV
Date: Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:35:58 -0400 (EDT)
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Follow-up Comment #5, task #14403 (project administration):

Hello, David!

> I don't understand what you want here: the copyright is in
> guile-cv.texi If i add it in other file, I have a warning, 'multiple
> @copying...' notice, one for any other file I would define it If I
> uncomment the @insertcopying, it raises a texinfo exception...
> What do you expect me to do here?

I assume that you agreed to follow GNU policies. I expect
that you follow Information for Maintainers of GNU software

It says, "Every nontrivial file needs a license notice as well as the
copyright notice. (Without a license notice giving permission to copy
and change the file, the file is non-free.)". It seems to me that
the documentation is very clear and detailed.  Didn't you read it?

>> INSTALL has an incorrect copyright notice. 
> afaict, it does not have any copyright notice either

Yes, it has:

Copyright (C) 1994-1996, 1999-2002, 2004-2013 Free Software Foundation,

>> Your copy of the LGPLv3 is poorly wrapped; why not use the file from
> I don't understand either here :). LICENSE refers to COPYING, which is
> a copy of the file you mentioned

No, it isn't an exact copy:

$ wget -q
$ diff -U2 lgpl-3.0.txt COPYING|head; diff -U2 lgpl-3.0.txt COPYING|tail
--- lgpl-3.0.txt        2010-03-23 23:34:01.000000000 +0000
+++ COPYING     2016-11-06 01:04:47.000000000 +0000
@@ -1,51 +1,52 @@
-                       Version 3, 29 June 2007

- Copyright (C) 2007 Free Software Foundation, Inc. <>
- Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim copies
- of this license document, but changing it is not allowed.
+published by the Free Software Foundation.

-  If the Library as you received it specifies that a proxy can decide
+If the Library as you received it specifies that a proxy can decide
 whether future versions of the GNU Lesser General Public License shall
 apply, that proxy's public statement of acceptance of any version is
 permanent authorization for you to choose that version for the
\ No newline at end of file


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