LiVES - LiVES is a Video Editing System
LicensingLiVES is Free Software licensed under version 3 or higher of the GNU General Public License, the GNU GPL
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If you would like to distribute some or all of the LiVES code in a commercial project*, please contact the author to discuss alternate licensing terms.
*Note: as an exception, you do not need permission to distribute the GPL version of LiVES together with a non-GPL-compatible program which either a) only interacts with LiVES via the commandline or via a built-in interface e.g. OSC or MIDI, or b) interacts with LiVES compiled as a library (libLiVES) through its C++ API, provided you meet the following criteria:
- In the documentation of each program which uses LiVES, add the following "This program uses LiVES (c) G. Finch and others"
- Make it conspicuous and clear to the end user that he/she is getting access to two separate pieces of software (i.e GPL LiVES in addition to the application using this product)
- Do not distribute any plugins which link to GPL libraries: most notably the frei0r plugin wrapper, and any versions of beat_detector which link with libfftw.
- The available source code for LiVES must be for the build that corresponds with your binaries.
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, version 3.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY, without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307 USA
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