Changes between Version 6 and Version 7 of Licensing


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Jun 14, 2012, 1:48:45 PM (8 years ago)
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  • Licensing

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    1 The license for our code, documentation, etc. is a BSD license, specifically a "three-clause" BSD license (to distinguish it from the older and slightly more restrictive four-clause BSD license).
     1The license for our code, documentation, etc. is a BSD license, specifically the very permissive "three-clause" BSD license (to distinguish it from the older and slightly more restrictive four-clause BSD license).
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    3 The license text is below, or you can use the attached file which contains the same text. It's been formatted so that it can be added to a file as a Python comment (with "# " preceding every line) and still fit in the 79-column limit recommended by
    4 [http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0008/ PEP 8]. Please don't break that.
    5 
    6 {{{
    7 Copyright (c) 2010, Duke University and the United States Department of
    8 Veterans Affairs. All rights reserved.
    9 
    10 Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
    11 modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:
    12    * Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice,
    13      this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
    14    * Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright
    15      notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the
    16      documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
    17    * Neither the name of Duke University nor the United States Department
    18      of Veterans Affairs may be used to endorse or promote products derived
    19      from this software without specific prior written permission.
    20 
    21 THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND CONTRIBUTORS ''AS
    22 IS'' AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
    23 THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
    24 PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE
    25 FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL
    26 DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR
    27 SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER
    28 CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT
    29 LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY
    30 OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH
    31 DAMAGE.
    32 
    33 For portions of this code, copyright and license information differs from
    34 the above. In these cases, copyright and/or license information is inline.
    35 
    36 }}}
     3The full text of the license is here: [browser:trunk/LICENSE the Vespa license].