Documentation licensing terms

This document is a collection of works that are licensed either under the Open Publication License, v1.0 or later (the latest version of this license is presently available at or the eCosPro License, v2.0 or later (the latest version of this license is presently available at

Works or derivative of works licensed under the Open Publication License may be found online at and their distribution is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the Open Publication License. Distribution of substantively modified versions of these works is prohibited without the explicit permission of the copyright holder.

Distribution of works or derivative of works licensed under the eCosPro License in any form is prohibited unless prior permission is obtained from the copyright holder.


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eCos and RedBoot Warranty

eCos and RedBoot are open source software, covered by a modified version of the GNU General Public Licence, and you are welcome to change it and/or distribute copies of it under certain conditions. See for more information about the license.

eCos and RedBoot software have NO WARRANTY.

Because this software is licensed free of charge, there are no warranties for it, to the extent permitted by applicable law. Except when otherwise stated in writing, the copyright holders and/or other parties provide the software “as is” without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The entire risk as to the quality and performance of the software is with you. Should the software prove defective, you assume the cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction.

In no event, unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, will any copyright holder, or any other party who may modify and/or redistribute the program as permitted above, be liable to you for damages, including any general, special, incidental or consequential damages arising out of the use or inability to use the program (including but not limited to loss of data or data being rendered inaccurate or losses sustained by you or third parties or a failure of the program to operate with any other programs), even if such holder or other party has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

eCosPro Warranty

While eCosPro is open source software, it is covered by a commercial license the most recent version of which can be found at

This software has no warranties associated with it, other than Intellectual Property Rights as stated in section 5 of the eCosPro license agreement. Distribution of eCosPro sources licensed under the eCosPro license in any form is strictly prohibited unless expressly permitted by the copyright holder.

Other copyrights

Documentation on the lwIP TCP/IP stack includes portions derived from documentation distributed with the following license:

 * Copyright (c) 2001 Swedish Institute of Computer Science.
 * Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification,
 * are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:
 * 1. Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice,
 *    this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
 * 2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice,
 *    this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the documentation
 *    and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
 * 3. The name of the author may not be used to endorse or promote products
 *    derived from this software without specific prior written permission.

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