Patch for references to "19yy" in COPYING

Gerald Pfeifer
Mon Dec 18 02:17:00 GMT 2000

On Sun, 17 Dec 2000, Joseph S. Myers wrote:
> The GPL used to have a Y2K problem in its example copyright notices
> (giving a year 19yy as an example).  The current version on
> fixes this; this patch updates the copies in the GCC
> distribution (except those in texinfo, since the proposed removal of
> texinfo is awaiting review).  OK to commit?

Benjamin and Tom already approved parts of this change.

In general, I believe our policy is that to import changes from outside
sources (autoconf, COPYING,...) you do not need explicit approval, so
also the rest is fine. IMO.

Gerald "Jerry"

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