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Subject: Re: [boost] Copyright notice update policy
From: Peter Dimov (lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-03-02 13:05:26

Mateusz Loskot wrote:
> For example, a file created in 2009 includes relevant copyright notice
> and in 2013 the file receives update.
> Is it required to update the copyright year to 2009-2013?

The general rule is that a file that has been created in 2009, not touched
in 2010, 2011 and 2012, and updated in 2013 by the same author, would have
"2009, 2013" in the copyright notice; 2009-2013 indicates continuous
development. I'm not sure what the official Boost policy is, though.

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