The following rules apply only to the zoo archiver itself.
Currently, all extract-only programs, and all supporting utili-
ties, are fully in the public domain and are expected to remain so
for the forseeable future.
Copyright Statement for Version 1.71
The distribution restrictions placed on zoo versions 1.71 and ear-
lier are now relaxed. Version 1.71 and earlier source and the
AmigaDOS and MS-DOS binary files may be distributed for any pur-
pose, whether commercial or noncommercial, by anybody, provided
(a) the files are distributed unmodified and (b) the recipient is
notified in advance of being provided the software that "version
1.71 is an outdated version and version 2.00 and higher versions
are now available from other sources". However, creation and dis-
tribution of any derivative work is governed by the copyright
statement for versions 2.00 and 2.01.
Copyright Statement for Versions 2.00 and 2.01
The following conditions apply to the C source code, the MS-DOS
support package, and to the MS-DOS executable code. Distribution
conditions for J. Brian Waters's AmigaDOS implementation may
differ and will be stated in the copyright statement accompanying
"This program" refers to versions 2.00 and 2.01 and separately to
each subsequent version of the Zoo archiver and to all derivative
works thereof. "Distribution right" means any copyright, compila-
tion copyright, license, or other right to control distribution or
copying. "Compiled code" means software that can be executed by a
This program is copyrighted but its distribution for noncommercial
purposes is permitted, with the following restrictions.
- You are prohibited from distributing this program as part of
any package over which you claim a distribution right. This
restriction does not apply if any distribution right is
claimed only over individual items that you own or for which
the distribution right has been explicitly assigned to you,
and not over the package as a collection.
- You are prohibited from making this program available for
downloading via telecommunications if you charge a total of
more than $8.00 per hour at 1200 bps during evening and night
- You are prohibited from distributing this program as compiled
code unless you also distribute the source code from which
the compiled code was obtained. This restriction does not
apply if the compiled code was created by me.
- You are prohibited from creating, from this program, any
derivative work over which you claim a distribution right.
- You are prohibited from creating from this program, whether
deliberately or through negligence, any derivative work that
violates the compatibility goals stated in the user manual
for this program.
- You may use this program, and any derivative works that you
create, internally within your own organization free of
charge. You may distribute such derivative works outside
your organization provided you adhere to all other conditions
of this copyright policy.
The above restrictions may be relaxed by special agreement; please
contact me for details.
-- Rahul Dhesi 1988/08/25
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