[vbox-dev] Third-party license text in manual

Ed Maste emaste at freebsd.org
Tue Oct 30 13:31:10 PDT 2012

I was reading through the third-party licenses in the online
Virtualbox manual and it looks like some content is missing.  Perhaps
some of this is due to the way the file is generated.

Some examples from http://www.virtualbox.org/manual/apa.html

> VirtualBox contains portions of QEMU which is governed by the licenses in and and

Presumably links or file names should appear between / after "in" and
"and" there.

> Slirp license
> Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:
> 1. Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
> 2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
> 3. All advertising materials mentioning features or use of this software must display the following acknowledgment: This product includes software developed by Danny Gasparovski.

The "above copyright notice" isn't included, just the conditions and disclaimer.

Also there's some additional BSD-licensed third party code that
appears not to be referenced in the manual.  Examples include
libalias, and math routines under VBox/Runtime/common/math/gcc/.

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