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Minecraft Mod License
Minecraft Mod License
Minecraft: Denotes a copy of the Minecraft game licensed by Mojang AB
User: Anybody that interacts with the software in one of the following ways:
- recompile or compile
Mod: The mod code designated by the present license, in source form, binary
form, as obtained standalone, as part of a wider distribution or resulting from
the compilation of the original or modified sources.
Dependency: Code required for the mod to work properly. This includes
dependencies required to compile the code as well as any file or modification
that is explicitely or implicitely required for the mod to be working.
The present license is granted to any user of the mod. As a prerequisite,
a user must own a legally acquired copy of Minecraft
This mod is provided 'as is' with no warranties, implied or otherwise. The owner
of this mod takes no responsibility for any damages incurred from the use of
this mod. This mod alters fundamental parts of the Minecraft game, parts of
Minecraft may not work with this mod installed. All damages caused from the use
or misuse of this mad fall on the user.
3. Play rights
The user is allowed to install this mod on a client or a server and to play
4. Modification rights
The user has the right to decompile the source code, look at either the
decompiled version or the original source code, and to modify it.
5. Derivation rights
The user has the rights to derive code from this mod, that is to say to
write code that extends or instanciate the mod classes or interfaces, refer to
its objects, or calls its functions. This code is known as "derived" code, and
can be licensed under a license different from this mod.
6. Distribution of original or modified copy rights
Is subject to distribution rights this entire mod in its various forms. This
- original binary or source forms of this mod files
- modified versions of these binaries or source files, as well as binaries
resulting from source modifications
- patch to its source or binary files
- any copy of a portion of its binary source files
The user is allowed to redistribute this mod partially, in totality, or
included in a distribution.
When distributing binary files, the user must provide means to obtain its
entire set of sources or modified sources at no costs.
All distributions of this mod must remain licensed under the MMPL.
All dependencies that this mod have on other mods or classes must be licensed
under conditions comparable to this version of MMPL, with the exception of the
Minecraft code and the mod loading framework (e.g. ModLoader, ModLoaderMP or
Modified version of binaries and sources, as well as files containing sections
copied from this mod, should be distributed under the terms of the present