This is germinate, written by Scott James Remnant <firstname.lastname@example.org> and
Colin Watson <email@example.com>, and packaged by Colin Watson.
The source is available using bzr from here:
Copyright (c) 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 Canonical Ltd.
update-metapackage.py also Copyright (c) 2006 Gustavo Franco
Germinate is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the
Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option) any
Germinate is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with Germinate; see the file COPYING. If not, write to the Free
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A copy of the GNU General Public License is available in