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Opera Web Applications License 1.0
Opera Web Applications License v1.0
Opera Software ASA
- (c) Copyright 2006 Opera Software ASA.
OPERA Web Applications License Version 1.0
© Copyright 2006 Opera Software ASA. All rights reserved.
OPERA SOFTWARE ASA ("OPERA") IS WILLING TO PERMIT USE OF THIS SOFTWARE
BY YOU, ONLY UPON THE CONDITION THAT YOU ACCEPT ALL OF THE TERMS
CONTAINED IN THIS DOCUMENT. PLEASE READ THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS
AGREEMENT CAREFULLY. IF YOU ARE NOT WILLING TO BE BOUND, YOU ARE NOT
ALLOWED TO ACCESS THE CONTENTS OF, STUDY OR MAKE USE OF THE SOFTWARE IN
Terms of Agreement
a)"Original Code" means:
The original version of the program accompanying this Agreement as
released by Opera Software ASA ("OPERA"), including source code, object
code and documentation, if any.
b)"Covered Code" means:
The Original Source Code, Contributions, the combination of the Original
Code and Contributions, and/or any respective portions thereof.
in the case of OPERA, the Original Code, and
in the case of each Contributor, changes to the Original code, and
additions to the Original Code; where such changes and/or additions to
the Original Code originate from and are distributed by that particular
Contributor. A Contribution 'originates' from a Contributor if it was
added to the Original Code by such Contributor itself or anyone acting
on such Contributor's behalf.
Contributions do not include additions to the Original Code which: (i)
are separate modules of software distributed in conjunction with the
Original Code under their own license agreement, and (ii) are not
derivative works of the Original Code.
OPERA and any other entity that distributes the Covered Code.
Anyone who receives the Covered Code under this Agreement, including all
f)"Larger Work" means:
A work which combines Covered Code or portions thereof with code not
governed by the terms of this Agreement, specifically additions to the
Original Code which: (i) are separate modules of software distributed in
conjunction with the Original Code under their own license agreement,
and (ii) are not derivative works of the Original Code.
2.Grant of Rights
a)Subject to the terms of this Agreement, each Contributor hereby grants
Recipient a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free copyright license to
reproduce, prepare derivative works of, publicly display, publicly
perform, distribute and sublicense the Contribution of such Contributor,
if any, and such derivative works, in source code and object code form.
The limited license granted in this Section is only for the integration
of the Contribution with or for the use of the Contribution in
connection with other proprietary software of OPERA, including but not
limited to OPERA’s browser software.
b)Recipient understands that although each Contributor grants the
licenses to its Contributions set forth herein, no assurances are
provided by any Contributor that the Covered Code does not infringe the
patent or other intellectual property rights of any other entity. Each
Contributor disclaims any liability to Recipient for claims brought by
any other entity based on infringement of intellectual property rights
or otherwise. As a condition to exercising the rights and licenses
granted hereunder, each Recipient hereby assumes sole responsibility to
secure any other intellectual property rights needed, if any.
c)Each Contributor represents that to its knowledge it has sufficient
copyright rights in its Contribution, if any, to grant the copyright
license set forth in this Agreement.
d)Except as expressly stated in this Agreement, no other rights or
licenses, express or implied, are granted by OPERA herein, including but
not limited to any rights to trademarks, service marks or logos
belonging to OPERA, OPERA’s suppliers or to any Contributor.
a)A Contributor may choose to distribute the Larger Work under its own
license agreement, provided that:
1.it complies with the terms and conditions of this Agreement;
2.and its license agreement:
1.effectively disclaims on behalf of all Contributors all warranties and
conditions, express and implied, including warranties or conditions of
title and non-infringement, and implied warranties or conditions of
merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose;
2.effectively excludes on behalf of all Contributors all liability for
damages, including direct, indirect, special, incidental and
consequential damages, such as lost profits;
3.states that any provisions which differ from this Agreement are
offered by that Contributor alone and not by any other party;
4.states that the Contribution only may be integrated with or used with
other proprietary software of OPERA, including but not limited to
OPERA’s browser software.
5.and states that source code for the Covered Code is available from
such Contributor, and informs licensees how to obtain it in a reasonable
manner on or through a medium customarily used for software exchange.
b)When the Covered Code is made available:
1. it must be made available under this Agreement; and a copy of this
Agreement must be included with each copy of the Covered Code.
2.Each Contributor must duplicate, to the extent it does not already
exist, the notice in Exhibit A in each file of the Covered Code of all
Contributions, and cause the modified files to carry prominent notices
stating that the contributor changed the files and the date of any
3.In addition, each Contributor must identify itself as the originator
of its Contribution, if any, in a manner that reasonably allows
subsequent Recipients to identify the originator of the Contribution.
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT, THE COVERED CODE IS
PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY
KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY
WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Each Recipient is solely responsible
for determining the appropriateness of using and distributing the
Covered Code for commercial and non-commercial purposes and assumes all
risks associated with its exercise of rights under this Agreement,
including but not limited to the risks and costs of Covered Code errors,
compliance with applicable laws, damage to or loss of data, code or
equipment, and unavailability or interruption of operations.
5.Disclaimer of Liability
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT, NEITHER RECIPIENT NOR
ANY CONTRIBUTORS SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT,
INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING
WITHOUT LIMITATION LOST PROFITS), HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF
LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING
NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OR
DISTRIBUTION OF THE COVERED CODE OR THE EXERCISE OF ANY RIGHTS GRANTED
HEREUNDER, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
If any provision of this Agreement is invalid or unenforceable under
applicable law, it shall not affect the validity or enforceability of
the remainder of the terms of this Agreement, and without further action
by the parties hereto, such provision shall be reformed to the minimum
extent necessary to make such provision valid and enforceable.
All Recipient's rights under this Agreement shall terminate if it fails
to comply with any of the material terms or conditions of this Agreement
and does not cure such failure in a reasonable period of time after
becoming aware of such noncompliance. If all Recipient's rights under
this Agreement terminate, Recipient agrees to cease use and distribution
of the Covered Code as soon as reasonably practicable. However,
Recipient's obligations under this Agreement and any licenses granted by
Recipient relating to the Covered Code shall continue and survive.
OPERA may publish new versions (including revisions) of this Agreement
from time to time. Each new version of the Agreement will be given a
distinguishing version number. The Covered Code (including
Contributions) may always be distributed subject to the version of the
Agreement under which it was received. In addition, after a new version
of the Agreement is published, Contributor may elect to distribute the
Covered Code (including its Contributions) under the new version. No one
other than OPERA has the right to modify this Agreement. Except as
expressly stated in Section 2(a), Recipient receives no rights or
licenses to the intellectual property of any Contributor under this
Agreement, whether expressly, by implication, estoppel or otherwise. All
rights in the Covered Code not expressly granted under this Agreement
This Agreement is governed by the laws of Norway. Any and all disputes
arising out of the rights and obligations in this Agreement shall be
submitted to ordinary court proceedings. You accept the Oslo City Court
as legal venue under this Agreement.