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key
broadcom-linking-exception-2.0
short_name
Broadcom Linking Exception to GPL 2.0
name
Broadcom Linking Exception to GPL 2.0
category
Copyleft Limited
owner
Broadcom
is_exception
True
spdx_license_key
LicenseRef-scancode-broadcom-linking-exception-2.0
standard_notice
Copyright (c) 2006-2007 Broadcom Corporation All Rights Reserved Unless you and Broadcom execute a separate written software license agreement governing use of this software, this software is licensed to you under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 (the "GPL"), available at http://www.broadcom.com/licenses/GPLv2.php, with the following added to such license: As a special exception, the copyright holders of this software give you permission to link this software with independent modules, and to copy and distribute the resulting executable under terms of your choice, provided that you also meet, for each linked independent module, the terms and conditions of the license of that module. An independent module is a module which is not derived from this software. The special exception does not apply to any modifications of the software. Not withstanding the above, under no circumstances may you combine this software in any way with any other Broadcom software provided under a license other than the GPL, without Broadcom's express prior written consent.
license_text
As a special exception, the copyright holders of this software give you permission to link this software with independent modules, and to copy and distribute the resulting executable under terms of your choice, provided that you also meet, for each linked independent module, the terms and conditions of the license of that module.

An independent module is a module which is not derived from this software. The special exception does not apply to any modifications of the software.

Not withstanding the above, under no circumstances may you combine this software in any way with any other Broadcom software provided under a license other than the GPL, without Broadcom's express prior written consent.