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+The Carbon Diet
+Copyright (C) 2007-9 James Smith (
+The Carbon Diet is a web application designed to facilitate accurate social
+carbon footprinting. The master version of the site is at,
+but you are free to install your own copies elsewhere, as long as:
+1) You leave the "powered by" notice in the footer intact.
+2) You leave the existing content in the "help/about" section. You may add your
+ own, but please leave the existing stuff intact.
+3) You rebrand the site so it does not look the same as
+You can change the source code, but you must make the modified source code
+available to users of your modified site. See the license section below for
+details. If you do change the code, please inform the developers through github
+so we can integrate your improvements!
+Ruby on Rails 2.1.2
+Copy database.example.yml to database.yml, and edit to set the correct details.
+Copy hoptoad.example.yml to hoptoad.yml, and add your own Hoptoad API key.
+Run rake db:migrate to set up the database
+Run script/server and go to http://localhost:3000 for more details.
+This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
+it under the terms of the GNU Affero 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
+GNU Affero General Public License for more details.
+You should have received a copy of the GNU Affero General Public License
+along with this program (see the COPYING file). If not, see
+You may not use the look and feel of the on your
+own installation, including the Carbon Diet logo. You may not call your
+installation "The Carbon Diet", you need another name. Derivates are OK though
+("Bob's Carbon Diet").
+Most of the icons used on the site are from the Silk icon set
+Most of the larger images are from the Tango project (
+Flash-based charting functionality is done with amCharts (
+See the websites of these projects for license details for the relevant content.
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