Boost Software License

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Boost Software License
Autore Boost.org
Versione 1.0
Data di pubblicazione 2003
Compatibile con DFSG
Software libero [1]
Approvata OSI [2]
Compatibile GPL [1]
Copyleft No[1]
Linking da codice sotto differente licenza

La Boost Software License è una licenza open-source usata dalle librerie Boost. È utilizzata anche da un numero significativo di altri progetti C++ open source. È considerata una licenza permissiva, nello stile delle popolari licenze BSD e MIT.

La licenza è approvata dall'OSI dal febbraio 2008[3][2].

Secondo la Free Software Foundation[1], questa licenza è compatibile con la GNU General Public License.

Termini[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

Boost Software License - Version 1.0 - August 17th, 2003
Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person or organization
obtaining a copy of the software and accompanying documentation covered by
this license (the "Software") to use, reproduce, display, distribute,
execute, and transmit the Software, and to prepare derivative works of the
Software, and to permit third-parties to whom the Software is furnished to
do so, all subject to the following:
The copyright notices in the Software and this entire statement, including
the above license grant, this restriction and the following disclaimer,
must be included in all copies of the Software, in whole or in part, and
all derivative works of the Software, unless such copies or derivative
works are solely in the form of machine-executable object code generated by
a source language processor.
THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT
SHALL THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS OR ANYONE DISTRIBUTING THE SOFTWARE BE LIABLE
FOR ANY DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE,
ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER
DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

Collegamenti esterni[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

Note[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

  1. ^ a b c d Licenze varie e commenti relativi - Progetto GNU - Free Software Foundation
  2. ^ a b Boost Software License 1.0 sul sito dell'OSI
  3. ^ Boost mailing list archive