[tex-live] Beamer + Subfig Bug
martin at oneiros.de
Wed Apr 21 08:31:36 CEST 2010
2010/4/21 Karl Berry <karl at freefriends.org>:
> It hasn't been updated since 2005/07/05 (nearly five years), and it is
> "author-maintained", so there's no way to switch the maintainer
> without the consent of the author (please check the LPPL).
> As you know, Martin, the LPPL defines an explicit process to switch
> maintainers in the absence of an active author. So, as Robin said, you
> are actually in touch with Cochran, so you know he's not absent? Cool,
> if so.
Switching the maintainer doesn't work if the package is "author-maintained". :-(
> More importantly, anyone (whether the lppl maintainer or not) can
> release a modified version (otherwise the lppl would certainly not be a
> free software license). And the filenames do not have to be changed.
> What has to be changed is that the files unambiguously identify
> themselves as modified versions, etc. (Section 6 of the LPPL.)
Urg. I don't want to go there...
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