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Sun BCL OpenDMK
Sun BCL OpenDMK
Binary License for Project OpenDMK
Sun Microsystems, Inc. Binary Code License Agreement
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"Software" means all software provided to You in binary code form by Sun
under this License as indicated on the "opendmk.dev.java.net" website.
Software includes any updates or error corrections or documentation relating
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a non-exclusive,non-transferable, limited license without fees to
(a) reproduce and use internally the Software for the purposes of
developing or running a Project OpenDMK code distribution.
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