Re: Is this license DFSG free?
Text of licence:
1. Incorporation of Base Public License
The Base Public License version 1.0 is hereby incorporated and made a
part of this license by reference. The Base Public License can be found in
a text file named BasePL.txt located in the same directory as the file
containing this document. Alternatively, the Base Public License can be
found on the Urbancode web site at
2.1 Redistributions in Binary Form
In addition to complying with this license and the incorporated Base
Public license, redistributions in binary form must reproduce the copyright
notice and disclaimer located below as part of the documentation and/or
other materials provided with the distribution.
"Part of the software embedded in this product has been developed by
Urbancode Software Development, Inc. Portions created by Urbancode are
Copyright 1996-2001 Urbancode Software Development, Inc.
(http://www.urbancode.com). All Rights Reserved.
THE SOFTWARE IN THIS PRODUCT WAS IN PART PROVIDED BY URBANCODE AND
ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHOR
BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY,
OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE,
DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND
ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY,
OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY
OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE
POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE."
2.2 Advertising Materials
All advertising materials mentioning features or use of the Covered
Code must display the following acknowledgement:
"This product includes software developed by Urbancode Software
3. Trademark Usage
The name "Urbancode" must not be used to endorse or promote Contributor
Versions or Larger Works without the prior written permission of Urbancode
Software Development, Inc.
3.2 Product Names
Contributor versions and Larger Works may not be called "Urbancode" nor
may the word "Urbancode" appear in their names without the prior written
permission of Urbancode Software Development, Inc.
4. Initial Developer as Maintainer of Source Code
The Initial Developer will be acting as the maintainer of the Source
Code. You must notify the Initial Developer of any modification which You
create or to which You contribute, except for internal development and
practice, via an electronic mail message sent to email@example.com. The
Initial Developer may provide an Electronic Distribution mechnism for the
Modification to be made available.
5. Exhibit A
1. Initial Developer
The Initial Developer is Urbancode Software Development Inc.
2. Original Code
"Original Code" shall include, but is not limited to, all the files in
the Java packages in covered-code.txt.
3. Source Code Notice
"The contents of this file are subject to the Urbancode Public License
Version 1.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in
compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at
Software distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS"
basis, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the
License for the specific language governing rights and limitations
under the License.
The Initial Developer of the Original Code is Urbancode Software
Development, Inc. ("Urbancode"). Portions created by Urbancode are
Copyright (C) Urbancode Software Development, Inc. All Rights
4.0 Similar Phrases in Derivative Licenses
For the purposes of section 6.3 of the Base Public License, phrases not
allowed in derivative licenses shall include: "Urbancode", "URBANCODEPL",
This License shall be governed by Ohio law provisions (except to the
extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise), excluding its
conflict-of-law provisions. With respect to disputes in which at least one
party is a citizen of, or an entity chartered or registered to do business
in the United States of America, any litigation relating to this License
shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the Federal Courts of the Northern
District of Ohio, with venue lying in Cuyahoga County, Ohio.