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[Bug 663756] New: xorg-x11 binaries do not reproduce the LICENSE
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  • Date: Tue, 11 Jan 2011 18:33:42 +0000
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Summary: xorg-x11 binaries do not reproduce the LICENSE
Classification: openSUSE
Product: openSUSE 11.3
Version: Final
Platform: x86-64
OS/Version: openSUSE 11.3
Status: NEW
Severity: Major
Priority: P5 - None
Component: X.Org
AssignedTo: bnc-team-xorg-bugs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
ReportedBy: giecrilj@xxxxxxxxxxxx
QAContact: xorg-maintainer-bugs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Found By: ---
Blocker: ---

User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux x86_64; pl-PL; rv:
Gecko/20101203 SUSE/3.6.13-0.2.1 Firefox/3.6.13

The license for xorg-x11 applications is in the file COPYING in every
constituent tarball. It is nowhere to find in the resulting distribution.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Examine the file COPYING in xedit-1.1.2.tar.bz2
2. Try locating the required text in { rpm '-qd' 'xorg-x11'; }.

Actual Results:
1. Various terms and conditions, including this:

2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright
notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the
documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.

2. Nope.

Expected Results:
2. /usr/share/doc/packages/xorg-x11/COPYING

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