This directory and subdirectories contain MINIX, a small UNIX-like system for IBM PC's and compatibles. The prime objective of Minix is education. Major parts of it can be studied and understood by one person in a limited amount of time. Minix is a redesign, using a modern microkernelish setup.
Minix is free for educational use only, read the Minix license-to-use at the end of this file. You have to agree to its terms if you want to use this software.
You can find the following directories in this tree:
Andy Tanenbaum (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Kees J. Bot (email@example.com)
LICENSE AGREEMENT AND LIMITED WARRANTY
READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE YOU PROCEED. THIS LEGAL DOCUMENT IS AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND PRENTICE-HALL, INC. (THE "COMPANY"). BY ACCESSING THE SOFTWARE, YOU ARE AGREEING TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, DO NOT ACCESS TO SOFTWARE AND ALL ACCOMPANYING ITEMS.
1. GRANT OF LICENSE:In consideration of your agreement to abide by the terms and conditions of this Agreement, the Company grants to you a nonexclusive right to use, display and modify the Software being transmitted to you (hereinafter "the Software") for educational and research purposes and to include such Software as part of another computer program (i) for use by you; or (ii) for use by third parties, provided that copies to those third parties are distributed for educational or research purposes free of direct or indirect charges. If you wish to otherwise use or distribute the Software, you must enter into a separate agreement with the Company. To do so, please contact the person designated below.
This license shall continue in effect so long as you comply with the terms of this Agreement and will automatically terminate if you fail to comply. The Company is and shall remain the copyright owner of the Software and reserves all rights not expressly granted to you under this Agreement. All provisions of this Agreement as to warranties, limitation of liability, remedies or damages and ownership rights shall survive termination.
2. MISCELLANEOUS:This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the United States of America and the State of New York and shall benefit the Company, its affiliates and assignees.
3. LIMITED WARRANTY AND DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY:Because this Software is being given to you without charge, the Company makes no warranties about the SOFTWARE, which is provided "AS-IS." THE COMPANY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT, GUARANTEE OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE SOFTWARE. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COMPANY OR ITS EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS OR CONTRACTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE LICENSE GRANTED UNDER THIS AGREEMENT INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF INCOME OR PROFIT, OR OTHER LOSSES SUSTAINED AS A RESULT OF INJURY TO ANY PERSON, OR LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, OR CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES, EVEN IF THE COMPANY OR AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF THE COMPANY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT ALWAYS APPLY. YOU MAY HAVE RIGHTS WHICH VARY IN ACCORDANCE WITH LOCAL LAW.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, UNDERSTAND IT AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ITS TERMS AND CONDITIONS. YOU ALSO AGREE THAT THIS AGREEMENT IS THE COMPLETE AND EXCLUSIVE STATEMENT OF THE AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND THE COMPANY AND SUPERSEDES ALL PROPOSALS OR PRIOR AGREEMENTS, ORAL OR WRITTEN, AND ANY OTHER COMMUNICATIONS BETWEEN YOU AND THE COMPANY OR ANY REPRESENTATIVE OF THE COMPANY RELATING TO THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THIS AGREEMENT.
Should you have any questions concerning this agreement or if you wish to contact the Company for any reason, please contact
Alan Apt (firstname.lastname@example.org)
2629 Redwing Rd.