newsyslog Copyright and License

The newsyslog package as a whole is:

  Copyright 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2011
      The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University

The package is collectively released under the following license:

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

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 AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

All individual files without an explicit exception below are released under this license. Some files may have additional copyright holders as noted in those files.

Some files in this distribution are individually released under different licenses, all of which are compatible with the above general package license but which may require preservation of additional notices. All required notices are preserved in this file. Each file intended for copying into other software packages contains a copyright and license notice at the top of the file. Please take note of any attribution and notice requirements specified in that license.

Collected copyright notices for the entire package:

  Copyright 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010,
      2011 Russ Allbery <eagle@eyrie.org>
  Copyright 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008,
      2009, 2010, 2011
      The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
  Copyright 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
      by Internet Systems Consortium, Inc. ("ISC")
  Copyright 1991, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002,
      2003 by The Internet Software Consortium and Rich Salz
  Copyright 1995 Patrick Powell
  Copyright 1996, 1997 Brandon Long <blong@fiction.net>
  Copyright 1998 Thomas Roessler <roessler@guug.de>
  Copyright 1998 Michael Elkins <me@cs.hmc.edu>
  Copyright 1998 Andrew Tridgell <tridge@samba.org>
  Copyright 2000, 2005 Hrvoje Niksic <hniksic@xemacs.org>
  Copyright 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001,
      2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
      Free Software Foundation, Inc.
  Copyright 1994 X Consortium

The files portable/asprintf.c, portable/dummy.c, portable/macros.h, portable/stdbool.h, portable/system.h, tests/portable/asprintf-t.c, tests/portable/strndup-t.c, tests/util/concat-t.c, util/concat.c, util/concat.h, and util/macros.h are covered by the following statement:

The authors hereby relinquish any claim to any copyright that they may have in this work, whether granted under contract or by operation of law or international treaty, and hereby commit to the public, at large, that they shall not, at any time in the future, seek to enforce any copyright in this work against any person or entity, or prevent any person or entity from copying, publishing, distributing or creating derivative works of this work.

In other words, you can do anything you wish with this code, although I would strongly prefer that any improvements or modifications be sent to me (eagle@eyrie.org) so that I can continue to maintain a canonical version.

The files configure.ac, m4/snprintf.m4, and m4/vamacros.m4 are released under the following copyright and license:

  Copyright 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009,
      2011 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
  This file is free software; the authors give unlimited permission to
  copy and/or distribute it, with or without modifications, as long as
  this notice is preserved.

The files util/messages.c, util/messages.h, util/xmalloc.c, and util/xmalloc.h are released under the following copyright and license:

  Copyright 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
      The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
  Copyright (c) 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
      by Internet Systems Consortium, Inc. ("ISC")
  Copyright (c) 1991, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001,
      2002, 2003 by The Internet Software Consortium and Rich Salz
  This code is derived from software contributed to the Internet Software
  Consortium by Rich Salz.
  Permission to use, copy, modify, and distribute this software for any
  purpose with or without fee is hereby granted, provided that the above
  copyright notice and this permission notice appear in all copies.
  THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND ISC DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES WITH
  REGARD TO THIS SOFTWARE INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
  MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS.  IN NO EVENT SHALL ISC BE LIABLE FOR ANY
  SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES
  WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN
  ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF
  OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS SOFTWARE.

The files portable/snprintf.c and tests/portable/snprintf-t.c are released under the following license:

This code is based on code written by Patrick Powell (papowell@astart.com) It may be used for any purpose as long as this notice remains intact on all source code distributions

The files Makefile.in and aclocal.m4 are generated by GNU Automake and released under the following copyright and license:

Copyright (C) 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc. This file is free software; the Free Software Foundation gives unlimited permission to copy and/or distribute it, with or without modifications, as long as this notice is preserved.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

The file configure is generated by GNU Autoconf and is released under the following copyright and license:

Copyright (C) 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc. This configure script is free software; the Free Software Foundation gives unlimited permission to copy, distribute and modify it.

The files build-aux/compile, build-aux/depcomp, build-aux/missing, and build-aux/ylwrap are taken from GNU Automake and are released under the following copyright and license:

Copyright (C) 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2009 Free Software Foundation, Inc.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

As a special exception to the GNU General Public License, if you distribute this file as part of a program that contains a configuration script generated by Autoconf, you may include it under the same distribution terms that you use for the rest of that program.

For the newsyslog distribution, the option described in the last paragraph has been accepted and these files are distributed under the same terms as the newsyslog package as a whole, as described at the top of this file.

The files cfgparse.c and cfgparse.h are generated by bison from cfgparse.y and contain code covered under the following copyright and license:

Copyright (C) 1984, 1989-1990, 2000-2011 Free Software Foundation, Inc.

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.

As a special exception, you may create a larger work that contains part or all of the Bison parser skeleton and distribute that work under terms of your choice, so long as that work isn't itself a parser generator using the skeleton or a modified version thereof as a parser skeleton. Alternatively, if you modify or redistribute the parser skeleton itself, you may (at your option) remove this special exception, which will cause the skeleton and the resulting Bison output files to be licensed under the GNU General Public License without this special exception.

For the newsyslog distribution, the option described in the last paragraph has been accepted and these files are distributed under the same terms as the newsyslog package as a whole, as described at the top of this file.

The file cfgtoken.c is generated by flex from cfgtoken.l and contains code covered under the following license note:

Note that the "flex.skl" scanner skeleton carries no copyright notice. You are free to do whatever you please with scanners generated using flex; for them, you are not even bound by the above copyright.

The file build-aux/install-sh is released under the following copyright and license:

  Copyright (C) 1994 X Consortium
  Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a
  copy of this software and associated documentation files (the
  "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including
  without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish,
  distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to
  permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to
  the following conditions:
  The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included
  in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
  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 AND NONINFRINGEMENT.
  IN NO EVENT SHALL THE X CONSORTIUM BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR
  OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE,
  ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR
  OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
  Except as contained in this notice, the name of the X Consortium shall
  not be used in advertising or otherwise to promote the sale, use or
  other dealings in this Software without prior written authorization
  from the X Consortium.
  FSF changes to this file are in the public domain.
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