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614: If the disclaimer of warranty and limitation of liability provided
615: above cannot be given local legal effect according to their terms,
616: reviewing courts shall apply local law that most closely approximates
617: an absolute waiver of all civil liability in connection with the
618: Program, unless a warranty or assumption of liability accompanies a
619: copy of the Program in return for a fee.
621: END OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS
623: How to Apply These Terms to Your New Programs
625: If you develop a new program, and you want it to be of the greatest
626: possible use to the public, the best way to achieve this is to make it
627: free software which everyone can redistribute and change under these terms.
629: To do so, attach the following notices to the program. It is safest
630: to attach them to the start of each source file to most effectively
631: state the exclusion of warranty; and each file should have at least
632: the "copyright" line and a pointer to where the full notice is found.
635: Copyright (C)
637: This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
638: it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
639: the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
640: (at your option) any later version.
642: This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
643: but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
644: MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
645: GNU General Public License for more details.
647: You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
648: along with this program. If not, see .
650: Also add information on how to contact you by electronic and paper mail.
652: If the program does terminal interaction, make it output a short
653: notice like this when it starts in an interactive mode:
655: Copyright (C)
656: This program comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY; for details type `show w'.
657: This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it
658: under certain conditions; type `show c' for details.
660: The hypothetical commands `show w' and `show c' should show the appropriate
661: parts of the General Public License. Of course, your program's commands
662: might be different; for a GUI interface, you would use an "about box".
664: You should also get your employer (if you work as a programmer) or school,
665: if any, to sign a "copyright disclaimer" for the program, if necessary.
666: For more information on this, and how to apply and follow the GNU GPL, see
669: The GNU General Public License does not permit incorporating your program
670: into proprietary programs. If your program is a subroutine library, you
671: may consider it more useful to permit linking proprietary applications with
672: the library. If this is what you want to do, use the GNU Lesser General
673: Public License instead of this License. But first, please read