> It is my understanding that now it is ok to use
> a single simple interval for copyright dates, right?
> This is my understanding of
> commit 4994b1aab88924f5db960472c2189fa1b46c6778
> Author: Jim Meyering <meyering@redh...>
> Date: Fri Jan 27 10:19:26 2012 +0100
> update-copyright: accept new option: UPDATE_COPYRIGHT_USE_INTERVALS=2
> * build-aux/update-copyright: When UPDATE_COPYRIGHT_USE_INTERVALS=2,
> convert a sequence with gaps to the minimal containing range.
> For example, convert 2000, 2004-2007, 2009 to 2000-2009.
> * tests/test-update-copyright.sh: Test for this.
> The FSF confirmed it is ok to do this, assuming there is at
> least one significant change per year in the affected range:
> http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.lib.gnulib.bugs/29554/focus=29860 >