[darcs-users] darcs patch: Add copyright information to .hs files.

David Roundy droundy at darcs.net
Fri Oct 10 13:32:26 UTC 2008


On Fri, Oct 10, 2008 at 10:09:13AM +0900, Stephen J. Turnbull wrote:
> David Roundy writes:
> 
>  > Except, of course, that as Trent mentioned, the copyright
>  > statements *don't* let users know who they need to contact for a
>  > license exception for their code.  So unless they are scrupulously
>  > maintained, they're deceptive.
> 
> Why do I find it scary that the maintainer of a VCS is arguing that
> less information is better?

And I'll keep arguing that incorrect information is worse than no
information.  The correct information is present, and I don't see a
benefit to adding incorrect information to it.

David


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