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Re: Copyright year displayed by command-line tools

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:35:37 +0100

On 20.03.2015 11:07, Greg Stein wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 4:28 AM, Branko Čibej <brane_at_wandisco.com
> <mailto:brane_at_wandisco.com>> wrote:
> >...
>
> IMO, we should either not display the year (which IIUC would
> violate ASF policy), or we should display the correct year.
> Anything else makes us look silly.
>
>
> Hmm? Policy is at:
> http://www.apache.org/legal/src-headers.html
>
> And that is what I see in a random sampling of our source.
>
>
>
> If I'm wrong about policy, then I propose we just change those
> lines from:
>
> Copyright (C) 2014 The Apache Software Foundation.
>
>
> Where are you seeing this?

Output of 'svn --version', it's in subversion/libsvn_subr/version.c (and
was in .../opt.c in 1.7).

Been that way for decades.

-- Brane
Received on 2015-03-20 11:37:39 CET

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