6. Licenses

6.1. foxBMS Software License

© 2010-2020, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V. All rights reserved.

The foxBMS embedded software and computer software are licensed under the BSD 3-Clause License.


BSD 3-Clause 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. Neither the name of the copyright holder nor the names of its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products derived from this software without specific prior written permission.

THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE COPYRIGHT HOLDERS AND CONTRIBUTORS "AS IS" AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COPYRIGHT HOLDER OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.


Important

We kindly request you to use one or more of the following phrases to refer to foxBMS in your hardware, software, documentation or advertising materials:

This product uses parts of foxBMS®
This product includes parts of foxBMS®
This product is derived from foxBMS®

6.2. foxBMS Hardware and Documentation License

© 2010-2020, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V. All rights reserved.

The foxBMS hardware and documentation are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) License. To view a copy of this license, visit CC BY 4.0.

Important

We kindly request you to use one or more of the following phrases to refer to foxBMS in your hardware, software, documentation or advertising materials:

This product uses parts of foxBMS®
This product includes parts of foxBMS®
This product is derived from foxBMS®

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6.3. Third Party Licenses

This is a summary of the third party tools used by foxBMS and their licenses.

Note

This is not legal advice.

Table 6.1 Third Party Licenses
Project Version License License link Website Development
alabaster 0.7.11 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
altgraph 0.15 MIT License Website Dev
appdirs 01.04.2003 MIT License Website Dev
asn1crypto 0.24.0 MIT License Website Dev
babel 02.06.2000 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
beautifulsoup4 04.06.2003 MIT License Website Dev
bitstring 03.01.2005 MIT License Website Dev
breath 04.09.2001 BSD like License Website Dev
ca-certificates 07.03.2018 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
certifi 24.08.2018 MPL-2.0 License Website Dev
cffi 01.11.2005 MIT License Website Dev
chardet 3.0.4 LGPL-2.1 License Website Dev
colorama 0.3.9 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
conda 04.05.2011 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
conda-build 3.13.0 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
conda-env 02.06.2000 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
console_shortcut 0.1.1 N/A N/A Website N/A
cpplint 01.03.2000 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
cryptography 02.03.2001 Apache-2.0 License Website Dev
docutils 0.14 Public Domain License Website Dev
doxygen 01.08.2014 GPL-2.0 License Website Dev
Eclipse CDT see [1] EPL License Website Dev
filelock 3.0.6 Unlicense License Website Dev
flake8 03.05.2000 MIT License Website Dev
FreeRTOS >10 MIT License Website Dev
future 0.16.0 MIT License Website Dev
gcc-arm-none-eabi 4.9.2015. q2.20150609 see [2] see [3] Website Dev
git 2.18.0 GPL-2.0 License Website Dev
gitdb2 2.0.4 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
gitpython 02.01.2011 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
glob2 0.6 BSD-2-Clause License Website Dev
graphviz 2.38 EPL License Website Dev
idna 2.7 BSD like/Python-2.0 License Website Dev
imagesize 1.0.0 MIT License Website Dev
jinja2 2.1 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
matplotlib see [4] BSD/Python2-0 License Website Dev
markupsafe 1 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
mccabe 0.6.1 MIT License Website Dev
menuinst 01.04.2014 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
openssl 1.0.2p OpenSSL License/SSLeay license License Website Dev
packaging 17.1 Apache-2.0 License Website Dev
PCAN library 4.3.2.161 custom license License Website N/A
pefile 05.11.2017 MIT License Website Dev
pip 10.0.1 MIT License Website Dev
pkginfo 01.04.2002 MIT License Website Dev
psutil 05.04.2007 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
pycodestyle 02.03.2001 Expat License Website Dev
pycosat 0.6.3 MIT License Website Dev
pycparser 2.18 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
pycrypto 02.06.2001 N/A License Website Dev
PyDev see [5] EPL License Website Dev
pyflakes 01.06.2000 MIT License Website Dev
pygments 02.02.2000 BSD-2-Clause License Website Dev
pyinstaller 03.03.2001 GPL-2.0 License Website Dev
pyopenssl 18.0.0 Apache-2.0 License Website Dev
pyparsing 02.02.2000 MIT License Website Dev
pyserial 3.4 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
pysocks 01.06.2008 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
python 03.06.2006 Python-2.0 License Website Dev
pytz 2018.5 MIT License Website Dev
pywin32 223 Python-2.0 License Website Dev
pyyaml 3.13 MIT License Website Dev
requests 2.19.1 Apache-2.0 License Website Dev
ruamel_yaml 0.15.46 MIT License Website Dev
setuptools 40.2.0 MIT License Website Dev
six 01.11.2000 MIT License Website Dev
smmap2 2.0.4 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
snowballstemmer 01.02.2001 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
sphinx 01.07.2007 BSD-2-Clause License Website Dev
sphinxcontrib 1.0 BSD License Website Dev
sphinxcontrib-websupport 01.01.2000 BSD-2-Clause License Website Dev
sphinx-rtd-theme 0.4.1 MIT License Website Dev
STM Cube MX see [6] EULA License Website N/A
STM CubeMX HAL see [7] BSD-3-Clause License N/A N/A
typing 03.06.2004 Python-2.0 License Website Dev
urllib3 1.23 MIT License Website Dev
vc 14 BSD-3-Clause License Website Dev
vs2008_runtime 9.00.30729.5054 N/A License N/A N/A
vs2015_runtime 14.0.25420 N/A License N/A N/A
waf and waftools see [8] BSD-like License Website Dev
wheel 0.31.1 MIT License Website Dev
wincertstore 0.2 Python-2.0 License Website Dev
win-inet-pton 1.0.1 Public Domain License Website Dev
wxpython 4.0.3 wxWindows Library v3.1 License Website Dev
yaml 0.1.7 MIT License Website Dev
zlib 01.02.2011 Zlib License Website Dev
[1]depends on the installed version.
[2]GPL, GPL2, LGPL2, LGPL2.1, LGPL3, Expat License, GCC RUNTIME LIBRARY EXCEPTION
[3]see package (<foxconda-installdir>\Library\share\doc\gcc-arm-none-eabi\license.txt)
[4]matplotlib is not distributed with the foxconda3 installer. However the GUI requires matplotlib. As the package needs to be installed manually by the user, no version information can be given here.
[5]This package is not distributed by the foxBMS team, and manually installed by the user. Therefore the foxBMS team does cannot provide version information.
[6]This package is not distributed by the foxBMS team, and manually installed by the user. Therefore the foxBMS team does cannot provide version information.
[7]see HAL source files
[8]see waf and waftools