Licenses

Meikian Live is Free Software. It consists on 2 main elements, the system to build the distribution and he distribution itself, counting each one with specific peculiarities in terms of their licenses.

The source code of all the software included in both cases, which is necessary to make publicly accesible to meet the requirements of the different licenses, is available through the following sources:

Distribution building system

The distribution building system is based on DebianLive, a Debian GNU/Linux system for building customised Live systems:

Copyright ©  2006-2015 Live Systems Project

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, either
version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

Link to the GNU General Public License

Own scripts and custom content

The scripts and other own content made specifically for Meikian Live:

Copyright ©  2014-2015 The Meikian Project

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, either
version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

Link to the GNU General Public License

Other included files or projects

  • Grub Legacy

    Copyright ©  1996  Erich Boleyn <erich@uruk.org>
    Copyright ©  1999-2000  Free Software Foundation, Inc.
    
    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; either
    version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
    
  • Grub

    Copyright © 1999-2009  Free Software Foundation, Inc.
    
    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; either
    version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
    
  • Memtest86+

    Copyright © 2004,2005,2007,2009 by Samuel Demeulemeester <memtest@memtest.org>, based on
    memtest86 by Chris Brady <cbrady@sgi.com>, and various contributors.
    
    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
    2 dated June, 1991.
    
  • pci.ids

    Maintained by Martin Mares <mj@ucw.cz> and other volunteers from the PCI ID Project at
    http://pci-ids.ucw.cz/.
    
    This file can be distributed under either the GNU General Public License (version 2 or
    higher) or the 3-clause BSD License.
    
  • Syslinux

    Copyright © 1994-2014 H. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com>
    
    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; either
    version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
    

Meikian Live Distribution

All the software included in the distribution uses free licenses.

Software contained in Debian GNU/Linux repositories

All the software listed in the official Debian GNU/Linux repositories stores the information corresponding to copyright and their licenses in the documentation directory of each package.

This information can be found from the distribution itself, accessing to the /usr/share/doc/"package name" directory.

Software specifically packaged for the distribution

All the software specifically packaged for the distribution stores the information corresponding to copyright and their licenses in the documentation directory of each package.

This information can be found from the distribution itself, accessing to the /usr/share/doc/"package name" directory.