This is the open source software license of the EU
DataGrid project (v2.0, 09/09/2002).
The EU DataGrid software licence is designed according to the licensing framework from the
Community Development of Grid Software.
For information please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
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EU DataGrid Software License
Copyright (c) 2001 EU DataGrid. All rights reserved.
This software includes voluntary contributions made to the EU DataGrid. For more
information on the EU DataGrid, please see http://www.eu-datagrid.org/.
Installation, use, reproduction, display, modification and redistribution of this
software, with or without modification, in source and binary forms, are permitted. Any
exercise of rights under this license by you or your sub-licensees is subject to the
1. Redistributions of this software, with or without modification, must reproduce the
above copyright notice and the above license statement as well as this list of conditions,
in the software, the user documentation and any other materials provided with the
2. The user documentation, if any, included with a redistribution, must include the
"This product includes software developed by the EU DataGrid (http://www.eu-datagrid.org/)."
Alternatively, if that is where third-party acknowledgments normally appear, this
acknowledgment must be reproduced in the software itself.
3. The names "EDG", "EDG Toolkit", EU DataGrid and
"EU DataGrid Project" may not be used to endorse or promote software, or
therefrom, except with prior written permission by email@example.com.
4. You are under no obligation to provide anyone with any bug fixes, patches, upgrades or
other modifications, enhancements or derivatives of the features,functionality or
performance of this software that you may develop. However, if you publish or distribute
your modifications, enhancements or derivative works without contemporaneously requiring
users to enter into a separate written license agreement, then you are deemed to have
granted participants in the EU DataGrid a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free,
perpetual license to install, use, reproduce, display, modify, redistribute and
sub-license your modifications, enhancements or derivative works, whether in binary or
source code form, under the license conditions stated in this list of conditions.
THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE EU DATAGRID AND CONTRIBUTORS "AS IS" AND ANY
EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY, OF SATISFACTORY QUALITY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE ARE
DISCLAIMED. THE EU DATAGRID AND CONTRIBUTORS MAKE NO REPRESENTATION THAT THE SOFTWARE,
MODIFICATIONS, ENHANCEMENTS OR DERIVATIVE WORKS THEREOF, WILL NOT INFRINGE ANY PATENT,
COPYRIGHT, TRADE SECRET OR OTHER PROPRIETARY RIGHT.
6. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
THE EU DATAGRID AND CONTRIBUTORS SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY TO LICENSEE OR OTHER PERSONS FOR
DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OF
ANY CHARACTER INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES,
LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY
OF CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE,
ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF