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Oracle Internal Tracking Number 4463
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GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE
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Version 2, June 1991 
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Copyright (C) 1989, 1991 Free Software Foundation, Inc.  
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51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA  02110-1301, USA
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Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim copies
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of this license document, but changing it is not allowed.
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Preamble
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The licenses for most software are designed to take away your
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freedom to share and change it. By contrast, the GNU General Public
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License is intended to guarantee your freedom to share and change free
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software--to make sure the software is free for all its users. This
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General Public License applies to most of the Free Software
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Foundation's software and to any other program whose authors commit to
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using it. (Some other Free Software Foundation software is covered by
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the GNU Lesser General Public License instead.) You can apply it to
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your programs, too. 
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When we speak of free software, we are referring to freedom, not
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price. Our General Public Licenses are designed to make sure that you
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have the freedom to distribute copies of free software (and charge for
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this service if you wish), that you receive source code or can get it
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if you want it, that you can change the software or use pieces of it
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in new free programs; and that you know you can do these things. 
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To protect your rights, we need to make restrictions that forbid
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anyone to deny you these rights or to ask you to surrender the rights.
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These restrictions translate to certain responsibilities for you if you
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distribute copies of the software, or if you modify it. 
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For example, if you distribute copies of such a program, whether
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gratis or for a fee, you must give the recipients all the rights that
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you have. You must make sure that they, too, receive or can get the
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source code. And you must show them these terms so they know their
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rights. 
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We protect your rights with two steps: (1) copyright the software, and
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(2) offer you this license which gives you legal permission to copy,
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distribute and/or modify the software. 
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Also, for each author's protection and ours, we want to make certain
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that everyone understands that there is no warranty for this free
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software. If the software is modified by someone else and passed on, we
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want its recipients to know that what they have is not the original, so
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that any problems introduced by others will not reflect on the original
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authors' reputations. 
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Finally, any free program is threatened constantly by software
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patents. We wish to avoid the danger that redistributors of a free
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program will individually obtain patent licenses, in effect making the
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program proprietary. To prevent this, we have made it clear that any
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patent must be licensed for everyone's free use or not licensed at all. 
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The precise terms and conditions for copying, distribution and
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modification follow. 
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TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR COPYING, DISTRIBUTION AND MODIFICATION
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0. This License applies to any program or other work which contains
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a notice placed by the copyright holder saying it may be distributed
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under the terms of this General Public License. The "Program", below,
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refers to any such program or work, and a "work based on the Program"
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means either the Program or any derivative work under copyright law:
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that is to say, a work containing the Program or a portion of it,
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either verbatim or with modifications and/or translated into another
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language. (Hereinafter, translation is included without limitation in
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the term "modification".) Each licensee is addressed as "you".
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Activities other than copying, distribution and modification are not
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covered by this License; they are outside its scope. The act of
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running the Program is not restricted, and the output from the Program
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is covered only if its contents constitute a work based on the
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Program (independent of having been made by running the Program).
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Whether that is true depends on what the Program does. 
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1. You may copy and distribute verbatim copies of the Program's
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source code as you receive it, in any medium, provided that you
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conspicuously and appropriately publish on each copy an appropriate
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copyright notice and disclaimer of warranty; keep intact all the
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notices that refer to this License and to the absence of any warranty;
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and give any other recipients of the Program a copy of this License
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along with the Program. 
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You may charge a fee for the physical act of transferring a copy, and
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you may at your option offer warranty protection in exchange for a fee. 
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2. You may modify your copy or copies of the Program or any portion
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of it, thus forming a work based on the Program, and copy and
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distribute such modifications or work under the terms of Section 1
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above, provided that you also meet all of these conditions: 
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a) You must cause the modified files to carry prominent notices
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stating that you changed the files and the date of any change. 
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b) You must cause any work that you distribute or publish, that in
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whole or in part contains or is derived from the Program or any
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part thereof, to be licensed as a whole at no charge to all third
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parties under the terms of this License. 
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c) If the modified program normally reads commands interactively
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when run, you must cause it, when started running for such
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interactive use in the most ordinary way, to print or display an
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announcement including an appropriate copyright notice and a
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notice that there is no warranty (or else, saying that you provide
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a warranty) and that users may redistribute the program under
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these conditions, and telling the user how to view a copy of this
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License. (Exception: if the Program itself is interactive but
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does not normally print such an announcement, your work based on
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the Program is not required to print an announcement.) 
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These requirements apply to the modified work as a whole. If
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identifiable sections of that work are not derived from the Program,
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and can be reasonably considered independent and separate works in
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themselves, then this License, and its terms, do not apply to those
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sections when you distribute them as separate works. But when you
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distribute the same sections as part of a whole which is a work based
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on the Program, the distribution of the whole must be on the terms of
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this License, whose permissions for other licensees extend to the
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entire whole, and thus to each and every part regardless of who wrote it. 
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Thus, it is not the intent of this section to claim rights or contest
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your rights to work written entirely by you; rather, the intent is to
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exercise the right to control the distribution of derivative or
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collective works based on the Program. 
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In addition, mere aggregation of another work not based on the Program
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with the Program (or with a work based on the Program) on a volume of
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a storage or distribution medium does not bring the other work under
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the scope of this License. 
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3. You may copy and distribute the Program (or a work based on it,
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under Section 2) in object code or executable form under the terms of
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Sections 1 and 2 above provided that you also do one of the following: 
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to distribute corresponding source code. (This alternative is
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all its terms and conditions for copying, distributing or modifying
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restrictions on the recipients' exercise of the rights granted herein.
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either of that version or of any later version published by the Free
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TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE PROGRAM IS WITH YOU. SHOULD THE
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PROGRAM PROVE DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME THE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING,
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free software which everyone can redistribute and change under these terms. 
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convey the exclusion of warranty; and each file should have at least
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as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2
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MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
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GNU General Public License for more details.
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along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
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this when it starts in an interactive mode: 
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Gnomovision version 69, Copyright (C) year name of author
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Gnomovision comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY; for details
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to redistribute it under certain conditions; type `show c' 
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for details.
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parts of the General Public License. Of course, the commands you use may
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mouse-clicks or menu items--whatever suits your program. 
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school, if any, to sign a "copyright disclaimer" for the program, if
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necessary. Here is a sample; alter the names: 
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Yoyodyne, Inc., hereby disclaims all copyright
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interest in the program `Gnomovision'
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(which makes passes at compilers) written 
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This General Public License does not permit incorporating your program into
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proprietary programs. If your program is a subroutine library, you may
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library. If this is what you want to do, use the GNU Lesser General
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Public License instead of this License.
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GNU LESSER GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE
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Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim copies
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of this license document, but changing it is not allowed.
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the version number 2.1.]
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freedom to share and change it. By contrast, the GNU General Public
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Licenses are intended to guarantee your freedom to share and change
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free software--to make sure the software is free for all its users.
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strategy to use in any particular case, based on the explanations below.
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it in new free programs; and that you are informed that you can do
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these things.
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distributors to deny you these rights or to ask you to surrender these
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rights. These restrictions translate to certain responsibilities for
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code. If you link other code with the library, you must provide
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complete object files to the recipients, so that they can relink them
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permission to copy, distribute and/or modify the library.
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restrictive license from a patent holder. Therefore, we insist that
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General Public License, applies to certain designated libraries, and
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combined work, a derivative of the original library. The ordinary
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Public License. It also provides other free software developers Less
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of an advantage over competing non-free programs. These disadvantages
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libraries. However, the Lesser license provides advantages in certain
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encourage the widest possible use of a certain library, so that it becomes
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a de-facto standard. To achieve this, non-free programs must be
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allowed to use the library. A more frequent case is that a free
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library does the same job as widely used non-free libraries. In this
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case, there is little to gain by limiting the free library to free
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software only, so we use the Lesser General Public License.
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programs enables a greater number of people to use a large body of
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free software. For example, permission to use the GNU C Library in
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non-free programs enables many more people to use the whole GNU
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operating system, as well as its variant, the GNU/Linux operating
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system.
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users' freedom, it does ensure that the user of a program that is
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linked with the Library has the freedom and the wherewithal to run
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that program using a modified version of the Library.
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The precise terms and conditions for copying, distribution and
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modification follow. Pay close attention to the difference between a
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"work based on the library" and a "work that uses the library". The
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former contains code derived from the library, whereas the latter must
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be combined with the library in order to run.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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0. This License Agreement applies to any software library or other
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program which contains a notice placed by the copyright holder or
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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other authorized party saying it may be distributed under the terms of
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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A "library" means a collection of software functions and/or data
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prepared so as to be conveniently linked with application programs
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(which use some of those functions and data) to form executables.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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The "Library", below, refers to any such software library or work
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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which has been distributed under these terms. A "work based on the
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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Library" means either the Library or any derivative work under
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copyright law: that is to say, a work containing the Library or a
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portion of it, either verbatim or with modifications and/or translated
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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straightforwardly into another language. (Hereinafter, translation is
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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included without limitation in the term "modification".)
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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"Source code" for a work means the preferred form of the work for
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making modifications to it. For a library, complete source code means
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all the source code for all modules it contains, plus any associated
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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interface definition files, plus the scripts used to control compilation
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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and installation of the library.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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Activities other than copying, distribution and modification are not
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parents:
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covered by this License; they are outside its scope. The act of
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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running a program using the Library is not restricted, and output from
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such a program is covered only if its contents constitute a work based
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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on the Library (independent of the use of the Library in a tool for
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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writing it). Whether that is true depends on what the Library does
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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and what the program that uses the Library does.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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1. You may copy and distribute verbatim copies of the Library's
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complete source code as you receive it, in any medium, provided that
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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you conspicuously and appropriately publish on each copy an
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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appropriate copyright notice and disclaimer of warranty; keep intact
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parents:
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all the notices that refer to this License and to the absence of any
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warranty; and distribute a copy of this License along with the
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Library.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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You may charge a fee for the physical act of transferring a copy,
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and you may at your option offer warranty protection in exchange for a
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fee.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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2. You may modify your copy or copies of the Library or any portion
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of it, thus forming a work based on the Library, and copy and
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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distribute such modifications or work under the terms of Section 1
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above, provided that you also meet all of these conditions:
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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a) The modified work must itself be a software library.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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b) You must cause the files modified to carry prominent notices
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stating that you changed the files and the date of any change.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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c) You must cause the whole of the work to be licensed at no
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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charge to all third parties under the terms of this License.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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d) If a facility in the modified Library refers to a function or a
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parents:
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table of data to be supplied by an application program that uses
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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the facility, other than as an argument passed when the facility
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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is invoked, then you must make a good faith effort to ensure that,
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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in the event an application does not supply such function or
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table, the facility still operates, and performs whatever part of
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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its purpose remains meaningful.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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(For example, a function in a library to compute square roots has
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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a purpose that is entirely well-defined independent of the
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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application. Therefore, Subsection 2d requires that any
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application-supplied function or table used by this function must
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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be optional: if the application does not supply it, the square
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parents:
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root function must still compute square roots.)
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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These requirements apply to the modified work as a whole. If
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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identifiable sections of that work are not derived from the Library,
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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and can be reasonably considered independent and separate works in
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   542
themselves, then this License, and its terms, do not apply to those
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   543
sections when you distribute them as separate works. But when you
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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distribute the same sections as part of a whole which is a work based
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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on the Library, the distribution of the whole must be on the terms of
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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this License, whose permissions for other licensees extend to the
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parents:
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entire whole, and thus to each and every part regardless of who wrote
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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it.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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Thus, it is not the intent of this section to claim rights or contest
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parents:
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your rights to work written entirely by you; rather, the intent is to
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   552
exercise the right to control the distribution of derivative or
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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collective works based on the Library.
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parents:
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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In addition, mere aggregation of another work not based on the Library
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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with the Library (or with a work based on the Library) on a volume of
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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a storage or distribution medium does not bring the other work under
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   558
the scope of this License.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   559
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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License instead of this License to a given copy of the Library. To do
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   562
this, you must alter all the notices that refer to this License, so
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   563
that they refer to the ordinary GNU General Public License, version 2,
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   564
instead of to this License. (If a newer version than version 2 of the
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parents:
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   565
ordinary GNU General Public License has appeared, then you can specify
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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that version instead if you wish.) Do not make any other change in
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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these notices.
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parents:
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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Once this change is made in a given copy, it is irreversible for
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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that copy, so the ordinary GNU General Public License applies to all
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   571
subsequent copies and derivative works made from that copy.
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parents:
diff changeset
   572
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   573
This option is useful when you wish to copy part of the code of
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   574
the Library into a program that is not a library.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   575
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   576
4. You may copy and distribute the Library (or a portion or
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   577
derivative of it, under Section 2) in object code or executable form
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   578
under the terms of Sections 1 and 2 above provided that you accompany
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   579
it with the complete corresponding machine-readable source code, which
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   580
must be distributed under the terms of Sections 1 and 2 above on a
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   581
medium customarily used for software interchange.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   582
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   583
If distribution of object code is made by offering access to copy
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   584
from a designated place, then offering equivalent access to copy the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   585
source code from the same place satisfies the requirement to
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   586
distribute the source code, even though third parties are not
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   587
compelled to copy the source along with the object code.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   588
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   589
5. A program that contains no derivative of any portion of the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   590
Library, but is designed to work with the Library by being compiled or
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   591
linked with it, is called a "work that uses the Library". Such a
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   592
work, in isolation, is not a derivative work of the Library, and
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   593
therefore falls outside the scope of this License.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   594
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   595
However, linking a "work that uses the Library" with the Library
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   596
creates an executable that is a derivative of the Library (because it
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   597
contains portions of the Library), rather than a "work that uses the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   598
library". The executable is therefore covered by this License.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   599
Section 6 states terms for distribution of such executables.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   600
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   601
When a "work that uses the Library" uses material from a header file
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   602
that is part of the Library, the object code for the work may be a
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   603
derivative work of the Library even though the source code is not.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   604
Whether this is true is especially significant if the work can be
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   605
linked without the Library, or if the work is itself a library. The
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   606
threshold for this to be true is not precisely defined by law.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   607
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   608
If such an object file uses only numerical parameters, data
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   609
structure layouts and accessors, and small macros and small inline
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   610
functions (ten lines or less in length), then the use of the object
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   611
file is unrestricted, regardless of whether it is legally a derivative
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   612
work. (Executables containing this object code plus portions of the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   613
Library will still fall under Section 6.)
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   614
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   615
Otherwise, if the work is a derivative of the Library, you may
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   616
distribute the object code for the work under the terms of Section 6.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   617
Any executables containing that work also fall under Section 6,
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   618
whether or not they are linked directly with the Library itself.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   619
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   620
6. As an exception to the Sections above, you may also combine or
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   621
link a "work that uses the Library" with the Library to produce a
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   622
work containing portions of the Library, and distribute that work
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   623
under terms of your choice, provided that the terms permit
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   624
modification of the work for the customer's own use and reverse
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   625
engineering for debugging such modifications.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   626
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   627
You must give prominent notice with each copy of the work that the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   628
Library is used in it and that the Library and its use are covered by
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   629
this License. You must supply a copy of this License. If the work
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   630
during execution displays copyright notices, you must include the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   631
copyright notice for the Library among them, as well as a reference
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   632
directing the user to the copy of this License. Also, you must do one
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   633
of these things:
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   634
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   635
a) Accompany the work with the complete corresponding
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   636
machine-readable source code for the Library including whatever
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   637
changes were used in the work (which must be distributed under
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   638
Sections 1 and 2 above); and, if the work is an executable linked
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   639
with the Library, with the complete machine-readable "work that
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   640
uses the Library", as object code and/or source code, so that the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   641
user can modify the Library and then relink to produce a modified
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   642
executable containing the modified Library. (It is understood
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   643
that the user who changes the contents of definitions files in the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   644
Library will not necessarily be able to recompile the application
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   645
to use the modified definitions.)
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   646
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   647
b) Use a suitable shared library mechanism for linking with the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   648
Library. A suitable mechanism is one that (1) uses at run time a
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   649
copy of the library already present on the user's computer system,
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   650
rather than copying library functions into the executable, and (2)
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   651
will operate properly with a modified version of the library, if
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   652
the user installs one, as long as the modified version is
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   653
interface-compatible with the version that the work was made with.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   654
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   655
c) Accompany the work with a written offer, valid for at
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   656
least three years, to give the same user the materials
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   657
specified in Subsection 6a, above, for a charge no more
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   658
than the cost of performing this distribution.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   659
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   660
d) If distribution of the work is made by offering access to copy
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   661
from a designated place, offer equivalent access to copy the above
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   662
specified materials from the same place.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   663
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   664
e) Verify that the user has already received a copy of these
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   665
materials or that you have already sent this user a copy.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   666
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   667
For an executable, the required form of the "work that uses the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   668
Library" must include any data and utility programs needed for
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   669
reproducing the executable from it. However, as a special exception,
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   670
the materials to be distributed need not include anything that is
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   671
normally distributed (in either source or binary form) with the major
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   672
components (compiler, kernel, and so on) of the operating system on
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   673
which the executable runs, unless that component itself accompanies
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   674
the executable.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   675
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   676
It may happen that this requirement contradicts the license
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   677
restrictions of other proprietary libraries that do not normally
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   678
accompany the operating system. Such a contradiction means you cannot
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   679
use both them and the Library together in an executable that you
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   680
distribute.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   681
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   682
7. You may place library facilities that are a work based on the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   683
Library side-by-side in a single library together with other library
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   684
facilities not covered by this License, and distribute such a combined
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   685
library, provided that the separate distribution of the work based on
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   686
the Library and of the other library facilities is otherwise
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   687
permitted, and provided that you do these two things:
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   688
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   689
a) Accompany the combined library with a copy of the same work
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   690
based on the Library, uncombined with any other library
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   691
facilities. This must be distributed under the terms of the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   692
Sections above.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   693
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   694
b) Give prominent notice with the combined library of the fact
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   695
that part of it is a work based on the Library, and explaining
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   696
where to find the accompanying uncombined form of the same work.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   697
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   698
8. You may not copy, modify, sublicense, link with, or distribute
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   699
the Library except as expressly provided under this License. Any
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   700
attempt otherwise to copy, modify, sublicense, link with, or
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   701
distribute the Library is void, and will automatically terminate your
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   702
rights under this License. However, parties who have received copies,
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   703
or rights, from you under this License will not have their licenses
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   704
terminated so long as such parties remain in full compliance.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   705
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   706
9. You are not required to accept this License, since you have not
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   707
signed it. However, nothing else grants you permission to modify or
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   708
distribute the Library or its derivative works. These actions are
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   709
prohibited by law if you do not accept this License. Therefore, by
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   710
modifying or distributing the Library (or any work based on the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   711
Library), you indicate your acceptance of this License to do so, and
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   712
all its terms and conditions for copying, distributing or modifying
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   713
the Library or works based on it.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   714
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   715
10. Each time you redistribute the Library (or any work based on the
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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Library), the recipient automatically receives a license from the
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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original licensor to copy, distribute, link with or modify the Library
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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subject to these terms and conditions. You may not impose any further
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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restrictions on the recipients' exercise of the rights granted herein.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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You are not responsible for enforcing compliance by third parties with
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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this License. 
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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11. If, as a consequence of a court judgment or allegation of patent
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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infringement or for any other reason (not limited to patent issues),
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   725
conditions are imposed on you (whether by court order, agreement or
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   726
otherwise) that contradict the conditions of this License, they do not
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   727
excuse you from the conditions of this License. If you cannot
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   728
distribute so as to satisfy simultaneously your obligations under this
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   729
License and any other pertinent obligations, then as a consequence you
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   730
may not distribute the Library at all. For example, if a patent
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license would not permit royalty-free redistribution of the Library by
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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all those who receive copies directly or indirectly through you, then
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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the only way you could satisfy both it and this License would be to
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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refrain entirely from distribution of the Library.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   736
If any portion of this section is held invalid or unenforceable under any
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   737
particular circumstance, the balance of the section is intended to apply,
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   738
and the section as a whole is intended to apply in other circumstances.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   739
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   740
It is not the purpose of this section to induce you to infringe any
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   741
patents or other property right claims or to contest validity of any
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   742
such claims; this section has the sole purpose of protecting the
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   743
integrity of the free software distribution system which is
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   744
implemented by public license practices. Many people have made
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   745
generous contributions to the wide range of software distributed
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   746
through that system in reliance on consistent application of that
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   747
system; it is up to the author/donor to decide if he or she is willing
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   748
to distribute software through any other system and a licensee cannot
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   749
impose that choice.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   750
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   751
This section is intended to make thoroughly clear what is believed to
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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be a consequence of the rest of this License.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   754
12. If the distribution and/or use of the Library is restricted in
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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certain countries either by patents or by copyrighted interfaces, the
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   756
original copyright holder who places the Library under this License may add
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   757
an explicit geographical distribution limitation excluding those countries,
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   758
so that distribution is permitted only in or among countries not thus
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   759
excluded. In such case, this License incorporates the limitation as if
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   760
written in the body of this License.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   762
13. The Free Software Foundation may publish revised and/or new
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   763
versions of the Lesser General Public License from time to time.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   764
Such new versions will be similar in spirit to the present version,
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   765
but may differ in detail to address new problems or concerns.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   766
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   767
Each version is given a distinguishing version number. If the Library
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   768
specifies a version number of this License which applies to it and
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   769
"any later version", you have the option of following the terms and
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   770
conditions either of that version or of any later version published by
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   771
the Free Software Foundation. If the Library does not specify a
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   772
license version number, you may choose any version ever published by
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   773
the Free Software Foundation.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   774
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   775
14. If you wish to incorporate parts of the Library into other free
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   776
programs whose distribution conditions are incompatible with these,
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   777
write to the author to ask for permission. For software which is
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   778
copyrighted by the Free Software Foundation, write to the Free
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   779
Software Foundation; we sometimes make exceptions for this. Our
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   780
decision will be guided by the two goals of preserving the free status
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   781
of all derivatives of our free software and of promoting the sharing
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   782
and reuse of software generally.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   783
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   784
NO WARRANTY 
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   785
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   786
15. BECAUSE THE LIBRARY IS LICENSED FREE OF CHARGE, THERE IS NO
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   787
WARRANTY FOR THE LIBRARY, TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   788
EXCEPT WHEN OTHERWISE STATED IN WRITING THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND/OR
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   789
OTHER PARTIES PROVIDE THE LIBRARY "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   790
KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   791
IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
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   792
PURPOSE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   793
LIBRARY IS WITH YOU. SHOULD THE LIBRARY PROVE DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   794
THE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   795
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   796
16. IN NO EVENT UNLESS REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW OR AGREED TO IN
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   797
WRITING WILL ANY COPYRIGHT HOLDER, OR ANY OTHER PARTY WHO MAY MODIFY
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   798
AND/OR REDISTRIBUTE THE LIBRARY AS PERMITTED ABOVE, BE LIABLE TO YOU
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   799
FOR DAMAGES, INCLUDING ANY GENERAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   800
CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   801
LIBRARY (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF DATA OR DATA BEING
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   802
RENDERED INACCURATE OR LOSSES SUSTAINED BY YOU OR THIRD PARTIES OR A
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   803
FAILURE OF THE LIBRARY TO OPERATE WITH ANY OTHER SOFTWARE), EVEN IF
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   804
SUCH HOLDER OR OTHER PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   805
DAMAGES.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   806
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   807
END OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   808
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   809
How to Apply These Terms to Your New Libraries
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   810
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   811
If you develop a new library, and you want it to be of the greatest
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   812
possible use to the public, we recommend making it free software that
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   813
everyone can redistribute and change. You can do so by permitting
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   814
redistribution under these terms (or, alternatively, under the terms of the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   815
ordinary General Public License).
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   816
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   817
To apply these terms, attach the following notices to the library. It is
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   818
safest to attach them to the start of each source file to most effectively
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   819
convey the exclusion of warranty; and each file should have at least the
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   820
"copyright" line and a pointer to where the full notice is found.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   821
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   822
one line to give the library's name and an idea of what it does.
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   823
Copyright (C) year name of author
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   824
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   825
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   826
modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   827
License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   828
version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   829
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   830
This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   831
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   832
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   833
Lesser General Public License for more details.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   834
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   835
You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   836
License along with this library; if not, write to the Free Software
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   837
Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   838
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   839
Also add information on how to contact you by electronic and paper mail.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   840
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   841
You should also get your employer (if you work as a programmer) or your
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   842
school, if any, to sign a "copyright disclaimer" for the library, if
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   843
necessary. Here is a sample; alter the names:
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Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   844
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   845
Yoyodyne, Inc., hereby disclaims all copyright interest in the
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   846
library `Frob' (a library for tweaking knobs) written by James Random Hacker.
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   847
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   848
signature of Ty Coon, 1 April 1990
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   849
Ty Coon, President of Vice
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   850
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   851
That's all there is to it!
49f7eecdeb8f PSARC 2011/092 XZ
Kevin Crowe <Kevin.Crowe@oracle.com>
parents:
diff changeset
   852