[ECOS] Re: eCos Licensing

Andrew Lunn andrew@lunn.ch
Tue Sep 26 09:28:00 GMT 2006

On Tue, Sep 26, 2006 at 02:46:20PM +0530, Himanshu wrote:
> Hi,
> We are planning to use eCos in one of our products.
> We have downloaded the source code from CVS.
> Following is the abstract for Licensing found in eCos source files:
> // You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along
> // with eCos; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc.,
> // 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307 USA.
> What is the meaning of above? Do we need to acquire license or we can use 
> eCos without the same?

It is just tell you where you can get a copy of the GPL from. However
you should of received a copy when you downloaded the code from
CVS. Look at the file COPYING in the root directory.


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