Committer: Miika Komu <miika@xxxxxx> Date: Thu Feb 18 10:00:23 2010 +0200 Revision: 3674 Revision-id: miika@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Branch nick: trunk Log: Reverted changes from the GPL copyright Modified: M doc/COPYING === modified file 'doc/COPYING' --- doc/COPYING 2010-02-17 13:27:57 +0000 +++ doc/COPYING 2010-02-18 08:00:23 +0000 @@ -1,28 +1,12 @@ - - NOTE! This copyright does *not* cover user programs that use kernel - services by normal system calls - this is merely considered normal use - of the kernel, and does *not* fall under the heading of "derived work". - Also note that the GPL below is copyrighted by the Free Software - Foundation, but the instance of code that it refers to (the Linux - kernel) is copyrighted by me and others who actually wrote it. - - Also note that the only valid version of the GPL as far as the kernel - is concerned is _this_ particular version of the license (ie v2, not - v2.2 or v3.x or whatever), unless explicitly otherwise stated. - - Linus Torvalds - ----------------------------------------- - - GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE - Version 2, June 1991 - - Copyright (C) 1989, 1991 Free Software Foundation, Inc. - 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307 USA + GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE + Version 2, June 1991 + + Copyright (C) 1989, 1991 Free Software Foundation, Inc., + 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim copies of this license document, but changing it is not allowed. - Preamble + Preamble The licenses for most software are designed to take away your freedom to share and change it. By contrast, the GNU General Public @@ -31,7 +15,7 @@ General Public License applies to most of the Free Software Foundation's software and to any other program whose authors commit to using it. (Some other Free Software Foundation software is covered by -the GNU Library General Public License instead.) You can apply it to +the GNU Lesser General Public License instead.) You can apply it to your programs, too. When we speak of free software, we are referring to freedom, not @@ -72,7 +56,7 @@ The precise terms and conditions for copying, distribution and modification follow. - GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE + GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR COPYING, DISTRIBUTION AND MODIFICATION 0. This License applies to any program or other work which contains @@ -271,7 +255,7 @@ of preserving the free status of all derivatives of our free software and of promoting the sharing and reuse of software generally. - NO WARRANTY + NO WARRANTY 11. BECAUSE THE PROGRAM IS LICENSED FREE OF CHARGE, THERE IS NO WARRANTY FOR THE PROGRAM, TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. EXCEPT WHEN @@ -293,9 +277,9 @@ PROGRAMS), EVEN IF SUCH HOLDER OR OTHER PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. - END OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS + END OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS - How to Apply These Terms to Your New Programs + How to Apply These Terms to Your New Programs If you develop a new program, and you want it to be of the greatest possible use to the public, the best way to achieve this is to make it @@ -319,10 +303,9 @@ MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details. - You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License - along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software - Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307 USA - + You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along + with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., + 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA. Also add information on how to contact you by electronic and paper mail. @@ -352,5 +335,5 @@ This General Public License does not permit incorporating your program into proprietary programs. If your program is a subroutine library, you may consider it more useful to permit linking proprietary applications with the -library. If this is what you want to do, use the GNU Library General +library. If this is what you want to do, use the GNU Lesser General Public License instead of this License.