copyright-with-old-dh-make-debian-copyright

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The copyright file contains the incomplete Debian packaging copyright boilerplate from older versions of dh_make. (C) alone is not considered a valid copyright notice in some countries. The word Copyright or the © symbol should be used instead or in addition to (C).

Copyright notices like this are, in any country that's a signatory to the Berne Convention, not required to claim copyright on a work, but their presence may allow claiming additional damages should a copyright case go to court. If you provide a notice, you may as well provide one that's legally recognized in a broader range of countries.

Severity: pedantic, Certainty: certain

Check: copyright-file, Type: binary

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libmail-expandaliases-perl 0.46-0debathena1~ubuntu12.04 (binary)


python-afs 0.2.2-0debathena3~ubuntu12.04 (binary)


python-hesiod 0.2.12-0debathena2~ubuntu12.04 (binary)


python-moira 4.3.2-0debathena1~ubuntu12.04 (binary)