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authorKylie McClain <kylie@somas.is>2018-03-07 16:22:11 -0500
committerKylie McClain <kylie@somas.is>2018-06-05 13:10:03 -0400
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Change to using the Unlicense
The CONTRIBUTING file is based off the contributing procedure used by the Kakoune text editor project.
-rw-r--r--CONTRIBUTING11
-rw-r--r--LICENSE13
-rw-r--r--UNLICENSE24
3 files changed, 35 insertions, 13 deletions
diff --git a/CONTRIBUTING b/CONTRIBUTING
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+++ b/CONTRIBUTING
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+When contributing your first changes, please include an empty commit for
+copyright waiver using the following message (replace 'Jane Doe' with
+your name or nickname):
+
+ Jane Doe Copyright Waiver
+
+ I dedicate any and all copyright interest in this software to the
+ public domain. I make this dedication for the benefit of the public at
+ large and to the detriment of my heirs and successors. I intend this
+ dedication to be an overt act of relinquishment in perpetuity of all
+ present and future rights to this software under copyright law.
diff --git a/LICENSE b/LICENSE
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index 20c0730..0000000
--- a/LICENSE
+++ /dev/null
@@ -1,13 +0,0 @@
-Copyright (C) 2016-2018 Kylie McClain <kylie@somas.is>
-
-Permission to use, copy, modify, and/or distribute this software for any
-purpose with or without fee is hereby granted.
-
-THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND THE AUTHOR DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES
-WITH REGARD TO THIS SOFTWARE INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
-MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHOR 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.
-
diff --git a/UNLICENSE b/UNLICENSE
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+++ b/UNLICENSE
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+This is free and unencumbered software released into the public domain.
+
+Anyone is free to copy, modify, publish, use, compile, sell, or
+distribute this software, either in source code form or as a compiled
+binary, for any purpose, commercial or non-commercial, and by any
+means.
+
+In jurisdictions that recognize copyright laws, the author or authors
+of this software dedicate any and all copyright interest in the
+software to the public domain. We make this dedication for the benefit
+of the public at large and to the detriment of our heirs and
+successors. We intend this dedication to be an overt act of
+relinquishment in perpetuity of all present and future rights to this
+software under copyright law.
+
+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 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.
+
+For more information, please refer to <http://unlicense.org/>