[tex-live] Bug#530199: texlive-formats-extra: bashism in /bin/sh script

Frank Küster frank at kuesterei.ch
Wed May 27 23:07:26 CEST 2009

karl at freefriends.org (Karl Berry) wrote:

>     >> ./usr/share/doc/texlive-formats-extra/eplain/util/trimsee line 28 
> Eplain is maintained by Oleg Katsidatze these days, who also wrote that
> script (relatively recently); see http://tug.org/eplain.  Anyway, no
> problem, I checked in a change.  We'll be updating Eplain before TL'09
> is released.

Thank you!

>     (Raphael, is it acceptable for Debian to not have a copyright statement
>     for PD files? I guess so).
> A copyright statement is mutually exclusive with public domain status.

I don't know much about intellectual property law, but the little I know
must be deeply influenced by our german understanding...

> None of these scripts are installed in current TL.


Regards, Frank

Dr. Frank Küster
Debian Developer (TeXLive)
VCD Aschaffenburg-Miltenberg, ADFC Miltenberg
B90/Grüne KV Miltenberg

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