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The Copyright and Usage
License for PSVM Version 1.0.X appears below.
PSVM Copyright Notice
Copyright © 2000 Olvi L. Mangasarian. All Rights Reserved. For
more information contact: Olvi Mangasarian, 6393 Computer Sciences,
1210 W. Dayton St., Madison, WI 53706-1685, (608) 262-6593 or
Allowed Uses: User may use
PSVM only in accordance with the appropriate Use License. Academic
institutions should agree to the Academic
Use License for PSVM, while all others should contact
for further information.
Warranty Disclaimer: USER ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT: (A) NEITHER THE
PSVM TEAM NOR THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN SYSTEM
(REGENTS) MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER ABOUT THE
SUITABILITY OF PSVM FOR ANY PURPOSE; (B) PSVM IS PROVIDED ON AN
"AS IS, WITH ALL DEFECTS" BASIS WITHOUT EXPRESS OR IMPLIED
WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NONINFRINGEMENT; (C) NEITHER THE PSVM TEAM NOR THE
REGENTS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF
OR RESULTING FROM USER POSSESSION OR USE OF PSVM (INCLUDING DATA LOSS
OR CORRUPTION), REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH LIABILITY IS BASED IN TORT,
CONTRACT, OR OTHERWISE; AND (D) NEITHER THE PSVM TEAM NOR THE REGENTS
HAVE AN OBLIGATION TO PROVIDE DEBUGGING, MAINTENANCE, SUPPORT, UPDATES,
ENHANCEMENTS, OR MODIFICATIONS.
Damages Disclaimer: USER ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT IN NO EVENT WILL
THE PSVM TEAM OR THE REGENTS BE LIABLE TO USER FOR ANY SPECIAL,
CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT OR SIMILAR DAMAGES, INCLUDING ANY LOST PROFITS OR
LOST DATA ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE PSVM EVEN IF THE
PSVM TEAM OR THE REGENTS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH
Attribution Requirement: User agrees that any reports, publications, or
other disclosure of results obtained with PSVM will attribute its use by
an appropriate citation.
Compliance with Applicable Laws: User agrees to abide by copyright law
and all other applicable laws of the United States including, but not
limited to, export control laws.
PSVM Usage Licenses
PSVM 1.0 is free to use for academic and research purposes. Other
uses of PSVM are not permitted without an individual license granted
by the PSVM team. For more information on individual licenses, please
This is an Academic Use License for PSVM. This license
is between you (the "RECIPIENT"), and the PSVM Team at the
Computer Sciences Department of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (the
"PROVIDER"). The PSVM software program was developed by the
PSVM Team. All rights, title, and interest in PSVM are owned by the
PSVM Team. The subject computer program, including executables and
supporting documentation, shall be referred to as the
RECIPIENT and PROVIDER agree as follows:
For more information:
- A non-exclusive, non-transferable academic use license is granted to the
RECIPIENT to install and use the SOFTWARE on any appropriate computer
systems located at the RECIPIENT institution to which the RECIPIENT has
authorized access. Use of the SOFTWARE is restricted to the RECIPIENT and
collaborators at RECIPIENT institution who have agreed to accept the
terms of this license.
- The PROVIDER shall retain ownership of all materials
(including magnetic tape, unless provided by the RECIPIENT) and SOFTWARE
delivered to the RECIPIENT. Any modifications or derivative works based on
the SOFTWARE shall be considered part of the SOFTWARE and ownership thereof
shall be retained by the PROVIDER and shall be made available to the
PROVIDER upon request.
- The RECIPIENT may make a reasonable number of copies of the
SOFTWARE for the purpose of backup and maintenance of the SOFTWARE, or for
development of derivative works based on the SOFTWARE. The RECIPIENT
agrees to include all copyright or trademark notices on any copies of the
SOFTWARE or derivatives thereof. All copies of the SOFTWARE, or
derivatives thereof, shall be destroyed by the RECIPIENT upon termination
of this license.
- The RECIPIENT shall use the SOFTWARE for research,
educational, or other non-commercial purposes only. The RECIPIENT
acknowledges that this license grants no rights whatsoever for commercial
use of the SOFTWARE or in any commercial version(s) of the SOFTWARE.
- The RECIPIENT shall not disclose in any form either the delivered
SOFTWARE or any modifications or derivative works based on the SOFTWARE to
any third party without prior express authorization from the PROVIDER.
- If the RECIPIENT receives a request to furnish all or any
portion of the SOFTWARE to any third party, RECIPIENT shall not fulfill
such a request, and further agrees to refer the request to the
- The RECIPIENT agrees that the SOFTWARE is furnished on an
"as is, with all defects" basis, without maintenance, debugging,
support or improvement, and that neither the PROVIDER nor the Board of
Regents of the University of Wisconsin System warrant the SOFTWARE or any
of its results and are in no way liable for any use that the RECIPIENT
makes of the SOFTWARE.
- The RECIPIENT agrees that any reports, publications, or other
disclosure of results obtained with the SOFTWARE will acknowledge its use
by an appropriate citation.
The term of this license shall not be limited in time. However, PROVIDER
may terminate RECIPIENT license without cause at any time.
- This license shall be construed and governed in
accordance with the laws of the State of Wisconsin.
Olvi L. Mangasarian
Computer Sciences Department
University of Wisconsin
1210 W. Dayton St.
Madison, WI 53706-6593
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