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# This file is part of Buildbot. Buildbot 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. # # This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT # ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS # FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more # details. # # You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with # this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 # Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA. # # Copyright Buildbot Team Members
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Since copyright is not assigned, you may also add a copyright for yourself or your company (as appropriate), e.g.,:
# Portions Copyright Buildbot Team Members # Portions Copyright 2008 J. Random Hacker
However, such additions are discouraged. In general, we rely on version control for line-by-line attribution. Please only add such a line if not doing so would mean you cannot contribute to Buildbot.