[Distutils] PEP-459 feedback from openSUSE packaging

Marius Gedminas marius at pov.lt
Tue Feb 4 14:42:45 CET 2014

On Tue, Feb 04, 2014 at 12:43:40PM +0100, Sascha Peilicke wrote:
> The 'license' metadata tag is causing the most issues for us. A perceived 50% 
> just put "GPL" in there. Which GPL version? GPL-only or actually LGPL?. 

FWIW you can sometimes get more detailed information from the classifiers:


          'License :: OSI Approved :: GNU General Public License v2 or later (GPLv2+)',

Marius Gedminas
Unix gives you enough rope to shoot yourself in the foot.
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