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58 <h1><p id="title.0"><span id="title.0.0">GNU LESSER GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE</span></p></h1>
59 <p id="title.1"><span id="title.1.0">Discussion Draft 2 of Version 3, 3 April 2007</span></p>
60 <p id="status.0"><span id="status.0.0"><strong>THIS IS A DRAFT, NOT A PUBLISHED VERSION OF THE GNU LESSER
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66   <div id="lgpl3.poundinclude" name="lgpl3.poundinclude">
67 <p class="sectTitle" id="lgpl3.poundinclude.0"><span id="lgpl3.poundinclude.0.0"></span></p>
68 <p class="sectTitle sub" id="lgpl3.poundinclude.0.0.0"><span id="lgpl3.poundinclude."></span></p>
69 <p id="lgpl3.poundinclude.p0" name="lgpl3.poundinclude.p0"><span id="lgpl3.poundinclude.p0.s1" name="lgpl3.poundinclude.p0.s1">This version of the GNU Lesser General Public License incorporates
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71 License, supplemented by the additional permissions listed below.  </span></p>
72 </div>
73 <div id="lgpl3.additionaldefs" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs">
74 <p class="sectTitle" id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.0"><span id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.0.0">0. Additional Definitions. </span></p>
75 <p class="sectTitle sub" id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.0.0.0"><span id="lgpl3.additionaldefs."></span></p>
76 <p id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p0" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p0"><span id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p0.s1" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p0.s1">As used herein, "this License" refers to version 3 of the GNU Lesser
77 General Public License, and the "GNU GPL" refers to version 3 of the GNU
78 General Public License.  </span></p>
79 <p id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p1" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p1"><span id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p1.s1" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p1.s1">"The Library" refers to a covered work governed by this License,
80 other than an Application or a Combined Work as defined below.  </span></p>
81 <p id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p2" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p2"><span id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p2.s1" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p2.s1">An "Application" is any work that makes use of an interface provided
82 by the Library, but which is not otherwise based on the Library.  </span><span id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p2.s2" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p2.s2">Defining a subclass of a class defined by the Library is deemed a mode
83 of using an interface provided by the Library.  </span></p>
84 <p id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p3" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p3"><span id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p3.s1" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p3.s1">A "Combined Work" is a work produced by combining or linking an
85 Application with the Library.  </span><span id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p3.s2" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p3.s2">The particular version of the Library
86 with which the Combined Work was made is also called the "Linked
87 Version."  </span></p>
88 <p id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p4" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p4"><span id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p4.s1" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p4.s1">The "Minimal Corresponding Source" for a Combined Work means the
89 Corresponding Source for the Combined Work, excluding any source code
90 for portions of the Combined Work that, considered in isolation, are
91 based on the Application, and not on the Linked Version.  </span></p>
92 <p id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p5" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p5"><span id="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p5.s1" name="lgpl3.additionaldefs.p5.s1">The "Corresponding Application Code" for a Combined Work means the
93 object code and/or source code for the Application, including any data
94 and utility programs needed for reproducing the Combined Work from the
95 Application, but excluding the System Libraries of the Combined Work.  </span></p>
96 </div>
97 <div id="lgpl3.nogplp3" name="lgpl3.nogplp3">
98 <p class="sectTitle" id="lgpl3.nogplp3.0"><span id="lgpl3.nogplp3.0.0">1. Exception to Section 3 of the GNU GPL.</span></p>
99 <p class="sectTitle sub" id="lgpl3.nogplp3.0.0.0"><span id="lgpl3.nogplp3."></span></p>
100 <p id="lgpl3.nogplp3.p0" name="lgpl3.nogplp3.p0"><span id="lgpl3.nogplp3.p0.s1" name="lgpl3.nogplp3.p0.s1">You may convey a covered work under sections 3 and 4 of this License
101 without being bound by section 3 of the GNU GPL.  </span></p>
102 </div>
103 <div id="lgpl3.conveymods" name="lgpl3.conveymods">
104 <p class="sectTitle" id="lgpl3.conveymods.0"><span id="lgpl3.conveymods.0.0">2. Conveying Modified Versions.</span></p>
105 <p class="sectTitle sub" id="lgpl3.conveymods.0.0.0"><span id="lgpl3.conveymods."></span></p>
106 <p id="lgpl3.conveymods.p0" name="lgpl3.conveymods.p0"><span id="lgpl3.conveymods.p0.s1" name="lgpl3.conveymods.p0.s1">If you modify a copy of the Library, and, in your modifications, a
107 facility refers to a function or data to be supplied by an Application
108 that uses the facility (other than as an argument passed when the
109 facility is invoked), then you may convey a copy of the modified
110 version:  </span></p>
111 <p id="lgpl3.conveymods.p1" name="lgpl3.conveymods.p1"><span id="lgpl3.conveymods.p1.s1" name="lgpl3.conveymods.p1.s1">a. under this License, provided that you make a good faith effort to
112    ensure that, in the event an Application does not supply the
113    function or data, the facility still operates, and performs
114    whatever part of its purpose remains meaningful, or  </span></p>
115 <p id="lgpl3.conveymods.p2" name="lgpl3.conveymods.p2"><span id="lgpl3.conveymods.p2.s1" name="lgpl3.conveymods.p2.s1">b. under the GNU GPL, with none of the additional permissions of
116    this License applicable to that copy.  </span></p>
117 </div>
118 <div id="lgpl3.objectcode" name="lgpl3.objectcode">
119 <p class="sectTitle" id="lgpl3.objectcode.0"><span id="lgpl3.objectcode.0.0">3. Object Code Incorporating Material from Library Header Files.</span></p>
120 <p class="sectTitle sub" id="lgpl3.objectcode.0.0.0"><span id="lgpl3.objectcode."></span></p>
121 <p id="lgpl3.objectcode.p0" name="lgpl3.objectcode.p0"><span id="lgpl3.objectcode.p0.s1" name="lgpl3.objectcode.p0.s1">The object code form of an Application may incorporate material from
122 a header file that is part of the Library.  </span><span id="lgpl3.objectcode.p0.s2" name="lgpl3.objectcode.p0.s2">You may convey such object
123 code under terms of your choice, provided that, if the incorporated
124 material is not limited to numerical parameters, data structure
125 layouts and accessors, or small macros, inline functions and templates
126 (ten or fewer lines in length), you do both of the following:  </span></p>
127 <p id="lgpl3.objectcode.p1" name="lgpl3.objectcode.p1"><span id="lgpl3.objectcode.p1.s1" name="lgpl3.objectcode.p1.s1">a. Give prominent notice with each copy of the object code that the
128    Library is used in it and that the Library and its use are
129    covered by this License.  </span></p>
130 <p id="lgpl3.objectcode.p2" name="lgpl3.objectcode.p2"><span id="lgpl3.objectcode.p2.s1" name="lgpl3.objectcode.p2.s1">b. Accompany the object code with a copy of the GNU GPL and this license
131    document.  </span></p>
132 </div>
133 <div id="lgpl3.combinedworks" name="lgpl3.combinedworks">
134 <p class="sectTitle" id="lgpl3.combinedworks.0"><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.0.0">4. Combined Works.</span></p>
135 <p class="sectTitle sub" id="lgpl3.combinedworks.0.0.0"><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks."></span></p>
136 <p id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p0" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p0"><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p0.s1" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p0.s1">You may convey a Combined Work under terms of your choice that,
137 taken together, effectively do not restrict modification of the
138 portions of the Library contained in the Combined Work and reverse
139 engineering for debugging such modifications, if you also do each of
140 the following:  </span></p>
141 <p id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p1" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p1"><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p1.s1" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p1.s1">a. Give prominent notice with each copy of the Combined Work that
142    the Library is used in it and that the Library and its use are
143    covered by this License.  </span></p>
144 <p id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p2" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p2"><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p2.s1" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p2.s1">b. Accompany the Combined Work with a copy of the GNU GPL and this license
145    document.  </span></p>
146 <p id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p3" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p3"><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p3.s1" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p3.s1">c. For a Combined Work that displays copyright notices during
147    execution, include the copyright notice for the Library among
148    these notices, as well as a reference directing the user to the
149    copies of the GNU GPL and this license document.  </span></p>
150 <p id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p4" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p4"><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p4.s1" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p4.s1">d. Do one of the following:  </span></p>
151 <p id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p5" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p5"><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p5.s1" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p5.s1">0) Convey the Minimal Corresponding Source under the terms of this
152 License, and the Corresponding Application Code in a form
153 suitable for, and under terms that permit, the user to
154 recombine or relink the Application with a modified version of
155 the Linked Version to produce a modified Combined Work, in the
156 manner specified by section 6 of the GNU GPL for conveying
157 Corresponding Source.  </span></p>
158 <p id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p6" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p6"><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p6.s1" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p6.s1">1) Use a suitable shared library mechanism for linking with the
159 Library.  </span><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p6.s2" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p6.s2">A suitable mechanism is one that (a) uses at run time
160 a copy of the Library already present on the user's computer
161 system, and (b) will operate properly with a modified version
162 of the Library that is interface-compatible with the Linked
163 Version.  </span></p>
164 <p id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p7" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p7"><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p7.s1" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p7.s1">e.  </span><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p7.s2" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p7.s2">Provide Installation Information, but only if you would otherwise
165 be required to provide such information under section 6 of the
166 GNU GPL, and only to the extent that such information is
167 necessary to install and execute a modified version of the
168 Combined Work produced by recombining or relinking the
169 Application with a modified version of the Linked Version.  </span><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p7.s3" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p7.s3">(If
170 you use option 4d0, the Installation Information must accompany
171 the Minimal Corresponding Source and Corresponding Application
172 Code.  </span><span id="lgpl3.combinedworks.p7.s4" name="lgpl3.combinedworks.p7.s4">If you use option 4d1, you must provide the Installation
173 Information in the manner specified by section 6 of the GNU GPL
174 for conveying Corresponding Source.)  </span></p>
175 </div>
176 <div id="lgpl3.combinedlibs" name="lgpl3.combinedlibs">
177 <p class="sectTitle" id="lgpl3.combinedlibs.0"><span id="lgpl3.combinedlibs.0.0">5. Combined Libraries.</span></p>
178 <p class="sectTitle sub" id="lgpl3.combinedlibs.0.0.0"><span id="lgpl3.combinedlibs."></span></p>
179 <p id="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p0" name="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p0"><span id="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p0.s1" name="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p0.s1">You may place library facilities that are a work based on the
180 Library side by side in a single library together with other library
181 facilities that are not Applications and are not covered by this
182 License, and convey such a combined library under terms of your
183 choice, if you do both of the following:  </span></p>
184 <p id="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p1" name="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p1"><span id="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p1.s1" name="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p1.s1">a. Accompany the combined library with a copy of the same work based
185 on the Library, uncombined with any other library facilities,
186 conveyed under the terms of this License.  </span></p>
187 <p id="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p2" name="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p2"><span id="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p2.s1" name="lgpl3.combinedlibs.p2.s1">b. Give prominent notice with the combined library that part of it
188 is a work based on the Library, and explaining where to find the
189 accompanying uncombined form of the same work.  </span></p>
190 </div>
191 <div id="lgpl3.revisedversions" name="lgpl3.revisedversions">
192 <p class="sectTitle" id="lgpl3.revisedversions.0"><span id="lgpl3.revisedversions.0.0">6. Revised Versions of the GNU Lesser General Public License.</span></p>
193 <p class="sectTitle sub" id="lgpl3.revisedversions.0.0.0"><span id="lgpl3.revisedversions."></span></p>
194 <p id="lgpl3.revisedversions.p0" name="lgpl3.revisedversions.p0"><span id="lgpl3.revisedversions.p0.s1" name="lgpl3.revisedversions.p0.s1">The Free Software Foundation may publish revised and/or new versions
195 of the GNU Lesser General Public License from time to time.  </span><span id="lgpl3.revisedversions.p0.s2" name="lgpl3.revisedversions.p0.s2">Such new
196 versions will be similar in spirit to the present version, but may
197 differ in detail to address new problems or concerns.  </span></p>
198 <p id="lgpl3.revisedversions.p1" name="lgpl3.revisedversions.p1"><span id="lgpl3.revisedversions.p1.s1" name="lgpl3.revisedversions.p1.s1">Each version is given a distinguishing version number.  </span><span id="lgpl3.revisedversions.p1.s2" name="lgpl3.revisedversions.p1.s2">If the
199 Library as you received it specifies that a certain numbered version
200 of the GNU Lesser General Public License "or any later version"
201 applies to it, you have the option of following the terms and
202 conditions either of that published version or of any later version
203 published by the Free Software Foundation.  </span><span id="lgpl3.revisedversions.p1.s3" name="lgpl3.revisedversions.p1.s3">If the Library as you
204 received it does not specify a version number of the GNU Lesser
205 General Public License, you may choose any version of the GNU Lesser
206 General Public License ever published by the Free Software Foundation.  </span></p>
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208 whether future versions of the GNU Lesser General Public License shall
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