COPYING and gpl version number

Michael Snyder
Wed Dec 9 18:34:00 GMT 2009

Joel Brobecker wrote:
>> The file COPYING in the  gdb-7.0 distro refers to the
>> GPL version 2.  I thought we were at GPL version 3 now?
>> What's up with that?
> I *think* that's a mistake, and that we should fix the problem on both
> head and branch.

The version two COPYING file is present in the tarfile both
at top level and within the gdb subdir, as well as several
other places.  I only found the version three COPYING file
in the bfd subdir.

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