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Re: [alpine-devel] RFC: Fixing license field in APKBUILDs (or a bit more)

From: V.Krishn <>
Date: Tue, 6 Feb 2018 23:51:07 +0530

On 02/01/2018 01:05 AM, William Pitcock wrote:
> After discussing with jirutka, we came to the conclusion that SPDX 2
> shorthand identifiers are fine as long as they are not vague. For
> example "GPL-2.0+" is equally valid to "GPL-2.0-or-later". This
> resolves the main gripe that Adelie has with SPDX 3.

Maybe introduce a file aports (eg. main/busybox/apkbuild.meta)
which also keeps aliases, eg. for "GPL-2.0+" is equally valid to
"GPL-2.0-or-later" (json format) along with other metas,
or a single file in eg aports/.meta OR aports/.meta/aliases

Received on Tue Feb 06 2018 - 23:51:07 UTC