LICENSE.txt



                         PicoWeb(TM) Server:
          A Low-Cost, Complete Microcontroller-Based Web Server

                            Authors:
                          Steven Freyder
                          David Helland
                        Bruce D. Lightner

                             Dated:
                          14 July 1999

This document copyright (c) 1999 Steven Freyder, David Helland, and Bruce
D. Lightner.  License is granted to reproduce, copy, post, or distribute
in any manner, provided this document is kept intact and no modifications,
deletions, or additions are made.

WHAT IS IT?

PicoWeb(TM) Server is a low-cost, complete Web server based on the Atmel
AT90S8515 microcontroller.  The PicoWeb Server is based on original
software written in a combination of the C programming language, the Perl
programming language, and Atmel assembly language, and Atmel machine code.
This software is the exclusive property of the authors and is covered
by this license agreement.

WHAT YOU CAN (AND CANNOT) DO WITH THE PICOWEB SOFTWARE

The license at the end of this note gives legal terms and conditions.
Here's the layman's interpretation, for information only and with no
legal weight:

     1.   You can use the PicoWeb software in personal, non-commercial
          applications.  You can't use the PicoWeb software in
          any commercial (moneymaking) manner of any type, nor can
          you use it to provide services of any kind to any other
          party. For information on commercial licenses of the PicoWeb
          software, please contact the authors.  (Special arrangements
          are available for educational institutions and non-profit
          organizations.)

     2.   You can modify PicoWeb software as required to port it to other
          operating systems and compilers, as long as you give a copy
          of the results to the authors. Other changes require written
          consent.

     3.   You can give others PicoWeb software and programs that
          interface to PicoWeb software, under the same terms and
          conditions as your PicoWeb software license.

     4.   The software is provided on a take-it-or-leave-it, as-is basis
          and the authors assume no responsibility if you choose to
          use it.


OTHER QUESTIONS

If you have questions regarding PicoWeb software software or licenses send
electronic mail to <info@picoweb.net>.


AUTHORS

PicoWeb software was written by Steven Freyder <steve@freyder.net>,
David Helland <dhelland@worldnet.att.net>, and Bruce D. Lightner
<lightner@lightner.net>.


ADDRESSES

 Bruce D. Lightner         
 Lightner Engineering
 8551 La Jolla Shores Drive
 La Jolla, California  92037-3044
 Voice: +1-858-551-4011  FAX: +1-858-551-0777
 Home: +1-858-551-0777
 Email: lightner@lightner.net
 URL: http://www.lightner.net/lightner/bruce/

PicoWeb is a trademark of the authors.  All other company names and
trademarks are not.

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                            PICOWEB SERVER
                      SOFTWARE LICENSE AGREEMENT
                         DATED JULY 14, 1999


STEVEN FREYDER, DAVID HELLAND, AND BRUCE D. LIGHTNER ("THE AUTHORS")
GRANT YOU A LICENSE AS FOLLOWS TO THE "PICOWEB SERVER SOFTWARE":

1.   LICENSE. the Authors grant you a non-exclusive, non-transferable,
     perpetual (subject to the conditions of section 6) license for
     the "PicoWeb server software" (the "Software") and its associated
     documentation, subject to all of the following terms and conditions:

     a.   to use the Software on any computer in your possession;

     b.   to make copies of the Software for back-up purposes;

     c.   to modify the Software in any manner for porting or
          performance improvement purposes (subject to Section 2)
          or to incorporate the Software into other computer programs 
          for your own personal or internal use, provided that you 
          provide the Authors with a copy of any such modification or 
          Application Software by electronic mail, and grant the Authors 
          a perpetual, royalty-free license to use and distribute 
          such modifications and Application Programs on the terms 
          set forth in this Agreement.

     d.   to copy and distribute the Software and Application Programs
          in accordance with the limitations set forth in Section 2.

"Application Programs" are programs which incorporate all or any
portion of the Software in any form. The restrictions imposed on
Application Programs in this Agreement shall not apply to any software
which, through the mere aggregation on distribution media, is
co-located or stored with the Software.

2.   LIMITATIONS ON LICENSE.

     a.   the Authors own the Software and its associated documentation
          and all copyrights therein. You may only use, copy, modify
          and distribute the Software as expressly provided for in this
          Agreement. You must reproduce and include this Agreement,
          the Authors's copyright notices and disclaimer of warranty on
          any copy and its associated documentation.

     b.   The Software and all Application Programs are to be used only
          for non-commercial purposes. However, media costs associated
          with the distribution of the Software or Application Programs
          may be recovered.

     c.   The Software, if modified, must carry prominent notices
          stating that changes have been made, and the dates of any
          such changes. 

     d.   You may not reverse-engineer, decompile, or disassemble the
          the Software, except and only to the extent that such activity
          is expressly permitted by applicable law notwithstanding
          this limitation.

3.   NO OBLIGATION OF THE AUTHORS. You are solely responsible for all
     of your costs and expenses incurred in connection with the
     distribution of the Software or any Application Software
     hereunder, and the Authors shall have no liability, obligation or
     responsibility therefor.  The Authors shall have no obligation to
     provide maintenance, support, upgrades or new releases to you or
     to any distributee of the Software or any Application Software.

4.   NO WARRANTY OF PERFORMANCE. THE PROGRAM AND ITS ASSOCIATED
     DOCUMENTATION ARE LICENSED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY AS TO THEIR
     PERFORMANCE, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR
     PURPOSE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE RESULTS AND PERFORMANCE OF
     THE PROGRAM IS ASSUMED BY YOU AND YOUR DISTRIBUTEES. SHOULD THE
     PROGRAM PROVE DEFECTIVE, YOU AND YOUR DISTRIBUTEES (AND NOT THE
     AUTHORS) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR
     OR CORRECTION.

5.   LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.  NEITHER THE AUTHORS NOR ANY OTHER PERSON
     WHO HAS BEEN INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION, OR DELIVERY OF
     THE PROGRAM SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY
     DIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, EVEN IF THE AUTHORS
     HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

6.   TERM. The license granted hereunder is effective until
     terminated. You may terminate it at anytime by destroying the
     Software and its associated documentation. Without prejudice to
     any other rights, the Authors may terminate this license if you
     fail to comply with the terms and conditions of this agreement. In
     such event, you must destroy all copies of the the Software and all
     of its component parts. The termination of your license will not
     result in the termination of the licenses of any distributees who
     have received rights to the Software through you so long as they
     are in compliance with the provisions of this license.

7.   GENERAL

     a.   This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of
          California.

     b.   Address all correspondence regarding this license to the 
          electronic mail address <lightner@lightner.net>, or
          to:

                Bruce D. Lightner         
                Lightner Engineering
                8551 La Jolla Shores Drive
                La Jolla, California  92037-3044

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