@@ -51,7 +51,7 @@ library. If the library is modified by someone else and passed on, we
want its recipients to know that what they have is not the original
version, so that any problems introduced by others will not reflect on
the original authors' reputations.
Finally, any free program is threatened constantly by software
patents. We wish to avoid the danger that companies distributing free
software will individually obtain patent licenses, thus in effect
@@ -98,7 +98,7 @@ works together with the library.
Note that it is possible for a library to be covered by the ordinary
General Public License rather than by this special one.
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TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR COPYING, DISTRIBUTION AND MODIFICATION
@@ -133,7 +133,7 @@ such a program is covered only if its contents constitute a work based
on the Library (independent of the use of the Library in a tool for
writing it). Whether that is true depends on what the Library does
and what the program that uses the Library does.
1. You may copy and distribute verbatim copies of the Library's
complete source code as you receive it, in any medium, provided that
you conspicuously and appropriately publish on each copy an
@@ -145,7 +145,7 @@ Library.
You may charge a fee for the physical act of transferring a copy,
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2. You may modify your copy or copies of the Library or any portion
of it, thus forming a work based on the Library, and copy and
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@@ -203,7 +203,7 @@ instead of to this License. (If a newer version than version 2 of the
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that version instead if you wish.) Do not make any other change in
Once this change is made in a given copy, it is irreversible for
that copy, so the ordinary GNU General Public License applies to all
subsequent copies and derivative works made from that copy.
@@ -254,7 +254,7 @@ Library will still fall under Section 6.)
distribute the object code for the work under the terms of Section 6.
Any executables containing that work also fall under Section 6,
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6. As an exception to the Sections above, you may also compile or
link a "work that uses the Library" with the Library to produce a
work containing portions of the Library, and distribute that work
@@ -308,7 +308,7 @@ restrictions of other proprietary libraries that do not normally
accompany the operating system. Such a contradiction means you cannot
use both them and the Library together in an executable that you
7. You may place library facilities that are a work based on the
Library side-by-side in a single library together with other library
facilities not covered by this License, and distribute such a combined
@@ -349,7 +349,7 @@ subject to these terms and conditions. You may not impose any further
restrictions on the recipients' exercise of the rights granted herein.
You are not responsible for enforcing compliance by third parties to
11. If, as a consequence of a court judgment or allegation of patent
infringement or for any other reason (not limited to patent issues),
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@@ -401,7 +401,7 @@ conditions either of that version or of any later version published by
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the Free Software Foundation.
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@@ -435,7 +435,7 @@ SUCH HOLDER OR OTHER PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH
END OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Appendix: How to Apply These Terms to Your New Libraries
If you develop a new library, and you want it to be of the greatest