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Polanski - screenplay

In his on-set report, Roger Ebert writes that the screenplay that was being used was the work of Lorenzo Semple Jr and Roman Polanski, who was on board as director before having to leave the USA with a warrant out for him:

He also writes that the screenplay was in the process of being massively revised. Does anyone know if Polanski's name was taken off the final credits because of these revisions? Or was Ebert just mistaken?