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Adding MIT license, since Brian favors that one

Date: Thu, 26 Jul 2012 08:21:11 +1000
Subject: Re: cgi library - license?
From: Brian McKenna <brian@brianmckenna.org>
To: Tyler Akins <minimifidianism@gmail.com>

Usually use MIT. Public domain is also fine. Let me know which you prefer.

Thanks for looking into this :)
On Jul 26, 2012 12:35 AM, "Tyler Akins" <minimifidianism@gmail.com> wrote:

> I don't see any licensing for your cgi project that you have hosted on
> github:  https://github.com/pufuwozu/node-cgi
>
> I'd like to patch this a bit, provide updates for newer node releases, and
> provide a package.json file so one can use "npm install" to get the
> library.  One of the things I like to list is the license the code is
> released under.  Then I can submit my changes as a pull request so the main
> repo can benefit.  Do you have a particular license the code is released
> under?  MIT?  Public domain?
>
> --
> Tyler Akins
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+Copyright (C) 2010 Brian McKenna
+
+Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of
+this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in
+the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to
+use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies
+of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do
+so, subject to the following conditions:
+
+The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all
+copies or substantial portions of the Software.
+
+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 OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS 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.
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@@ -29,3 +29,7 @@ Copy `cgi.js` to the same directory and make the actual CGI script (`server.cgi`
server.listen();
As you can see, using the `cgi` library is very similar to the `http` library in node.js
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+## License
+
+The `cgi.js` library is released under an MIT license. See `LICENSE` for the full text of the license.

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