|author||Rich Felker <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2012-03-16 19:18:00 -0400|
|committer||Rich Felker <email@example.com>||2012-03-16 19:18:00 -0400|
update copyright status (math library and new year)
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 6 deletions
@@ -9,11 +9,10 @@ under the terms of the GNU LGPL version 2.1 or later. The included
version was heavily modified in Spring 2006 by Rich Felker in the
interests of size, simplicity, and namespace cleanliness.
-Most of the math library code (src/math/*) is Copyright © 1993 Sun
-Microsystems, Inc. Some files are Copyright © 2003 Steven G. Kargl and
-labelled as such. All have been licensed under extremely permissive
-terms which are compatible with the GNU LGPL. See the comments in the
-individual files for details.
+The math library code (src/math/* and src/complex/*) is derived mostly
+from FreeBSD and OpenBSD. Copyright information is included in the
+comments in the individual files, all of which are licensed under
+extremely permissive terms compatible with the GNU LGPL.
The implementation of DES for crypt (src/misc/crypt.c) is Copyright ©
1994 David Burren. It is licensed under a BSD license compatible with
@@ -33,7 +32,7 @@ The x86_64 port was written by Nicholas J. Kain. See individual files
for their copyright status.
All files which have no copyright comments are original works
-Copyright © 2005-2011 Rich Felker, the main author of this library.
+Copyright © 2005-2012 Rich Felker, the main author of this library.
The decision to exclude such comments is intentional, as it should be
possible to carry around the complete source code on tiny storage
media. All public header files (include/*) should be treated as Public