cabal-debian-4.36.1: Create a Debianization for a Cabal package

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Description of the machine readable debian/copyright file. A special case is used to represeent the old style free format file - if the value is equal to newCopyrightDescription except for the field _summaryComment, the text in _summaryComment is the copyright file.

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Read a CopyrightDescription from the text one might obtain from a debian/copyright file.
Infer a CopyrightDescription from a Cabal package description. This will try to read any copyright files listed in the cabal configuration. Inputs include the license field from the cabal file, the contents of the license files mentioned there, and the provided copyright0 value.