Changes between Version 10 and Version 11 of Developer/Contributing


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Timestamp:
Mar 4, 2012, 4:25:15 AM (7 years ago)
Author:
Gedare
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/* Legal Requirements */ simplify

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  • Developer/Contributing

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    16 The code sections available in RTEMS come with various different licenses, but all of the licenses should be compatible with the RTEMS Primary License, which is derived (but not identical) from the GPL Version 2. Please see [http://www.rtems.com/license/LICENSE] for the details.
     16'''Code published under a pure GPL is not compatible with the RTEMS license''' and therefore should not be contributed to the RTEMS source tree. The code sections available in RTEMS come with various licenses, but all of the licenses should be compatible with the RTEMS Primary License, which is derived from (but not identical to) the GPL Version 2. Please see [http://www.rtems.com/license/LICENSE] for the details.
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    18 Due to the RTEMS-specific modification of the GPL, '''code published under a pure GPL is not compatible with the RTEMS license''' and therefore should not be contributed to the RTEMS source tree.
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    20 When you submit new code or a substantial modification of existing code, please don't forget your copyright notice on top of the source code, also specifying the type of license applicable. If you are not sure which license terms to use for new code, then the RTEMS Primary License is recommended.
     18When you submit new code or a substantial modification of existing code please include a copyright notice on top of the source code and the applicable license. If you are not sure which license terms to use for new code, then the RTEMS Primary License is recommended.
    2119= Submitting Changes =
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