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Id: 24634
Status: resolved
Priority: 0/
Queue: Module-Install

Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: avar [...]

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Severity: Normal
Broken in: 0.64
Fixed in: (no value)

Subject: [PATCH] license_from mislabels LGPL as GPL and doesn't find some GPL licenses
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M::I's license_from will mislabel "GNU lesser public license" as gpl (correct: lgpl) and fail to see that "GNU general public license" which the needle in the GPL's "how to apply this license" section. The attached patch fixes both of these issues. Submitted together because it touches the same place in
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diff -ru Module-Install-0.64/lib/Module/Install/ Module-Install-gpl/lib/Module/Install/ --- Module-Install-0.64/lib/Module/Install/ 2006-08-23 17:11:17.000000000 +0000 +++ Module-Install-gpl/lib/Module/Install/ 2007-01-28 05:30:34.000000000 +0000 @@ -290,7 +290,8 @@ my @phrases = ( 'under the same (?:terms|license) as perl itself' => 'perl', 'GNU public license' => 'gpl', - 'GNU lesser public license' => 'gpl', + 'GNU general public license' => 'gpl', + 'GNU lesser public license' => 'lgpl', 'BSD license' => 'bsd', 'Artistic license' => 'artistic', 'GPL' => 'gpl',
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Closing this duplicate. rt encountered an internal error so I submitted the bug again only to find out that the previous ticket had been created despite the error.

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