copyright year?

Daniel Jacobowitz
Tue Jan 20 01:25:00 GMT 2004

On Tue, Jan 20, 2004 at 06:58:04AM +1100, Ben Elliston wrote:
> Christian Joensson <> writes:
> > Is it perhaps suitable to update the copyright year in the cvs HEAD?
> > It's still 2003 when you try, for example, ranlib --version...
> It's only necessary to update the copyright year when the soures are
> modified in that year.  If there have been no changes to ranlib in
> 2004, then copyright 2003 is correct.

Well, there have been changes to BFD, which is used by most of
binutils/ in a very fundamental way (i.e. contains most of their

Daniel Jacobowitz
MontaVista Software                         Debian GNU/Linux Developer

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