[Bug 9] New: Complete list of copyrights

Justin C. Sherrill justin at shiningsilence.com
Thu Aug 26 20:29:32 PDT 2004

Matthew Dillon wrote:

>     We have a file, /usr/src/COPYRIGHT, which is supposed to fill this
>     role but it is almost certainly incomplete.
>     We just need the copyrights, maintaining the corresponding files
>     would be troublesome, unless we automate the requirement that all
>     copyright statements appear in /usr/src/COPYRIGHT and enforce it
>     in the cvs commit, then the file list could be generated
>     automatically.

justin at forknibbler# glimpse -F 'dfcvs/src' -i -w -h 'copyright \(c\)' | sort
| uniq | wc -l

That's nearly 4K distinct copyrights...  A lot of them are FSF.

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