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Special Exception to the GNU General Public License

Copyright © 2002-2019 Guardsquare NV

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 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, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307 USA

In addition, as a special exception, Guardsquare NV gives permission to link the code of this program with the following stand-alone applications:

  • Gradle,
  • Apache Ant,
  • Apache Maven,
  • the Google Android SDK,
  • the Intel TXE/DAL SDK,
  • the Eclipse ProGuardDT GUI,
  • the EclipseME JME IDE,
  • the Oracle NetBeans Java IDE,
  • the Oracle JME Wireless Toolkit, and
  • the Simple Build Tool for Scala (and its scripts).

and distribute linked combinations including the two. You must obey the GNU General Public License in all respects for all of the code used other than these programs. If you modify this file, you may extend this exception to your version of the file, but you are not obligated to do so. If you do not wish to do so, delete this exception statement from your version.