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Last change on this file since ccc473b was b44feff, checked in by Sebastian Huber <sebastian.huber@…>, on 01/03/20 at 10:28:36

eng: Rework preface and add mission statement

Add mission statement based on the wiki page:

https://devel.rtems.org/wiki/Mission_Statement

Do format changes and some rewording.

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1.. SPDX-License-Identifier: CC-BY-SA-4.0
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3.. Copyright (C) 2018.
4.. COMMENT: RTEMS Foundation, The RTEMS Documentation Project
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6.. _LicensingRequirements:
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8Licensing Requirements
9**********************
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11All artifacts shall adhere to RTEMS Project licensing
12requirements. Currently, the preferred licenses are CC-BY-SA-4.0 license
13for documentation and "Two Paragraph BSD" for source code.
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15Historically, RTEMS has been licensed under the GPL v2 with linking
16exception (https://www.rtems.org/license). It is preferred that new
17submissions be under one of the two preferred licenses. If you have
18previously submitted code to RTEMS under a historical license, please
19grant the project permission to relicense. See
20https://devel.rtems.org/ticket/3053 for details.
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22TBD - Convert the following to Rest and insert into this file
23TBD - https://devel.rtems.org/wiki/Developer/Coding/Conventions#Licenses
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25TBD - Review and make sure this includes info on BSD variants
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