Commit f13fc4d7 authored by Mathis Rosenhauer's avatar Mathis Rosenhauer

Rename file to avoid confusion with libaec license

parent 459aa6b4
ACLOCAL_AMFLAGS = -I m4
SUBDIRS = src tests
EXTRA_DIST = doc/license.txt CMakeLists.txt cmake/config.h.in \
EXTRA_DIST = doc/patent.txt CMakeLists.txt cmake/config.h.in \
cmake/macros.cmake README.SZIP Copyright.txt data
sampledata = 121B2TestData
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......@@ -15,10 +15,10 @@ System Standard documents 121.0-B-2 [1] and 120.0-G-2[2].
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Patents
Patent
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In doc/license.txt a clarification on potentially applying
In doc/patent.txt a clarification on potentially applying
intellectual property rights is given.
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......@@ -17,9 +17,9 @@ defined in the Space Data System Standard documents [121.0-B-2][1] and
Source code and binary installer can be [downloaded here](https://gitlab.dkrz.de/k202009/libaec/tags).
## Patents
## Patent
In [license.txt](doc/license.txt) a clarification on potentially
In [patent.txt](doc/patent.txt) a statement on potentially
applying intellectual property rights is given.
## Installation
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Lossless Data Compression,Recommended Standard, Issue 2, MAy 2012, CCSDS, 121.0-B-2
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License Considerations, Section A3, page 37
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Lossless Data Compression, Recommended Standard, Issue 2, May 2012,
CCSDS 121.0-B-2
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Patent Considerations, Section A3, page 37
With respect to this issue we got the following information from the aforementioned
NASA contact:
With respect to this issue we got the following information from
NASA's Chief Patent Counsel:
From: Geurts, Bryan A. (GSFC-1401)
Sent: Tuesday, April 21, 2009 12:14 PM
......@@ -30,7 +31,7 @@ Greenbelt, MD 20771
Phone: (301) 286-7352
Fax: (301) 286-9502
Reassuring this information in August 2012 because of the license
Reassuring this information in August 2012 because of the patent
considerations in the above referenced CCSDS standard:
From: Geurts, Bryan A. (GSFC-1401)
......@@ -48,8 +49,9 @@ your own risk and NASA cannot warrant that its use will satisfy your
particular needs or that your use will not infringe on another's
intellectual property rights.
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The cited CCSDS standard does not refer to any other intellectual property rights.
The cited CCSDS standard does not refer to any other intellectual
property rights.
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