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GNU Affero General Public License version 3 – OpenPaaS
License and Additional Terms for OpenPaaS software
OpenPaaS is an open-source, cloud-based and enterprise-centric PaaS and SaaS
dedicated to social and collaborative services, distributed under the GNU
Affero GPL v3 License terms, with Additional Terms pursuant to Section 7 of
said license.
These Additional Terms are not intended to be taken as a change of heart by
Linagora over the principles of free software and open source distribution, as
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it warrants an easy and reasonable access to software innovation to large user
communities, and is highly committed to supporting free software and open
source whenever possible.
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regardless of its present or later use, modification, distribution and/or
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over OpenPaaS.
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It is our conviction that the community will not be affected by these terms,
the ultimate goal of which is to ensure the sustainability of free and open
source software by supporting R&D and improving the visibility of Linagora as a
free and open source software publisher, while encouraging others to comply
with our common ideals.
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- indicating, in a clear and unambiguous manner, that the software is a
modification of original code;
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interface;
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General Public License version 3, including its Additional Terms pursuant to
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Additional Terms applicable for OpenPaaS
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MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE
QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE PROGRAM IS WITH YOU. SHOULD THE PROGRAM PROVE
DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME THE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR
CORRECTION.
16. Limitation of Liability.
IN NO EVENT UNLESS REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW OR AGREED TO IN WRITING WILL ANY
COPYRIGHT HOLDER, OR ANY OTHER PARTY WHO MODIFIES AND/OR CONVEYS THE PROGRAM AS
PERMITTED ABOVE, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR DAMAGES, INCLUDING ANY GENERAL, SPECIAL,
INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE
THE PROGRAM (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF DATA OR DATA BEING RENDERED
INACCURATE OR LOSSES SUSTAINED BY YOU OR THIRD PARTIES OR A FAILURE OF THE
PROGRAM TO OPERATE WITH ANY OTHER PROGRAMS), EVEN IF SUCH HOLDER OR OTHER PARTY
HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
17. Interpretation of Sections 15 and 16.
If the disclaimer of warranty and limitation of liability provided above cannot
be given local legal effect according to their terms, reviewing courts shall
apply local law that most closely approximates an absolute waiver of all civil
liability in connection with the Program, unless a warranty or assumption of
liability accompanies a copy of the Program in return for a fee.
END OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS
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