ec2metadata does not properly specify the license

Bug #1294338 reported by Robert Schweikert on 2014-03-18
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cloud-utils
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Bug Description

The ec2metadata script does not properly specify the license as it just refers to the GPL. However due to the large difference in license terms between GPL license versions it is important that the version of the GPL that applies be specified.

Additionally the source tree, and release tarball, should contain copies of the licenses that apply.

Scott Moser (smoser) wrote :

shoudl add a LICENSE file, you're right.
debian/copyright does show GPL-3.

Changed in cloud-utils:
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Medium
Scott Moser (smoser) wrote :

fixed in revision 292

Changed in cloud-utils:
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Scott Moser (smoser) wrote :

fix released in 0.29

Changed in cloud-utils:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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