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GreenSocs®; distributes GreenLib and all our SystemC related libraries and models as free software. If this is not appropriate for you, then please contact us

We distribute our free software under the following terms: You can redistribute our code and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

Our code 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.

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Linking GreenSocs code, statically or dynamically with other modules is making a combined work based on GreenSocs code. Thus, the terms and conditions of the GNU General Public License cover the whole combination.

In addition, as a special exception, GreenSocs gives you permission to combine GreenSocs code with free software programs or libraries that are released under the GNU LGPL, under the OSCI (now Accellera) open Source SystemC license. You may copy and distribute such a system following the terms of the GNU GPL and the licenses of the other code concerned.

Note that people who make modified versions of GreenSocs code are not obligated to grant this special exception for their modified versions; it is their choice whether to do so. The GNU General Public License gives permission to release a modified version without this exception; this exception also makes it possible to release a modified version which carries forward this exception.

GreenSocs Free Software is open source, and you are free to make contributions. GreenSocs has itself contributed significantly to the Accellera Open Source SystemC project, and continues to do so. The Accellera project demands that we are able to make contributions under the terms of the Apache v2 license (see Contributions to the GreenSocs code must be made in such a way that GreenSocs is able to subsequently license that code under the Apache v2 license. We therefore request that you assign copyright to GreenSocs for your code contributions. Please contact us for further details. Equally, GreenSocs makes its code available to its customers under different terms.

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