This software delivery contains various software that are subject to different license agreements. The
terms and conditions of those license agreements are available below, as well as in the header files and
documentation file accompanying this delivery.
(i) FOR THE SOFTWARE PROVIDED IN SOURCE AND IN OBJECT CODE : THE TERMS OF ST
LIBERTY SW LICENSE AGREEMENT V2 (REPRODUCED BELOW).
(ii) FOR THE SOFTWARE WHICH CONTAINS OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE: THE APPLICABLE
OPEN SOURCE TERMS. OPEN SOURCE TERMS MEANS ANY OPEN SOURCE LICENSE THAT
COMPLIES WITH THE OPEN SOURCE DEFINITION SPECIFIED AT WWW.OPENSOURCE.ORG
AND ANY OTHER COMPARABLE OPEN SOURCE LICENSE SUCH AS FOR EXAMPLE GNU
GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE (GPL), ECLIPSE PUBLIC LICENSE (EPL), APACHE SOFTWARE
LICENSE, BSD LICENSE AND MIT LICENSE. SUCH OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE IS NOT SUBJECT
TO THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT TO THE EXTENT THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT ARE
IN CONFLICT WITH SUCH APPLICABLE OPEN SOURCE TERMS. EXCEPT FOR OPEN SOURCE
SOFTWARE, YOU HAVE NO RIGHTS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT TO, AND MAY NOT UNDER ANY
CIRCUMSTANCES USE THE SOFTWARE OR ANY PARTS THEREOF TO MAKE THEM SUBJECT
TO ANY OPEN SOURCE TERMS. THESE ACTIONS INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
COMBINING THE SOFTWARE BY MEANS OF INCORPORATION OR LINKING OR OTHERWISE.
(iii) FOR THE SOFTWARE WHICH CONTAINS THIRD PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS:
THE APPLICABLE LICENSE TERMS FROM SUCH THIRD PARTY. LICENSEE ACKNOWLEDGES
AND AGREES THAT THIS AGREEMENT DOES NOT CONVEY A LICENSE TO ANY SUCH THIRD
PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS AND THAT LICENSEE IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY
FEES OR ROYALTIES PAYABLE TO ANY THIRD PARTY BASED ON SUCH THIRD PARTY'S
INTERESTS IN THE SOFTWARE. SUCH THIRD PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS ARE
NOT SUBJECT TO THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT TO THE EXTENT THE TERMS OF THIS
AGREEMENT ARE IN CONFLICT WITH SUCH APPLICABLE THIRD PARTY INTELLECTUAL
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TO EACH SOFTWARE IN THIS DELIVERY AND YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF
THOSE LICENSES. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY CONDITION OF THOSE LICENSES, DO
NOT INSTALL, DOWNLOAD, ACCESS OR USE THE SOFTWARE IN THIS DELIVERY.
ST Liberty Software License Agreement V2:
SOFTWARE LICENSE AGREEMENT
By using this Licensed Software, You are agreeing to be bound by the terms and conditions of this
License Agreement. Do not use the Licensed Software until You have read and agreed to the following
terms and conditions. The use of the Licensed Software implies automatically the acceptance of the
following terms and conditions.
Licensed Software: means the enclosed SOFTWARE/FIRMWARE, EXAMPLES, PROJECT
TEMPLATE and all the related documentation and design tools licensed and delivered in the form of
object and/or source code as the case maybe.
Product: means Your and Your’s end-users’ product or system, and all the related documentation, that
includes or incorporates the Licensed Software and provided further that such Licensed Software or
derivative works of the Licensed Software execute solely and exclusively on microcontroller devices
manufactured by or for ST.
STMicroelectronics (“ST”) grants You a non-exclusive, worldwide, non-transferable (whether by
assignment or otherwise unless expressly authorized by ST) non sub-licensable, revocable, royalty-free
limited license of the Licensed Software to:
(i) make copies, prepare derivative works of the source code version of the Licensed Software for the
sole and exclusive purpose of developing versions of such Licensed Software only for use within the
(ii) make copies, prepare derivative works of the object code versions of the Licensed Software for the
sole purpose of designing, developing and manufacturing the Products;
(iii) make copies, prepare derivative works of the documentation part of the Licensed Software
(including non confidential comments from source code files if applicable), for the sole purpose of
providing documentation for the Product and its usage;
(iv) make, have made, use, sell, offer to sell, import and export or otherwise distribute Products also
through multiple tiers.
OWNERSHIP AND COPYRIGHT
Title to the Licensed Software, related documentation and all copies thereof remain with ST and/or its
licensors. You may not remove the copyrights notices from the Licensed Software and to any copies of
the Licensed Software. You agree to prevent any unauthorized copying of the Licensed Software and
Unless otherwise explicitly stated in this Agreement, You may not sell, assign, sublicense, lease, rent or
otherwise distribute the Licensed Software for commercial purposes, in whole or in part.
You acknowledge and agree that any use, adaptation, translation or transcription of the Licensed
Software or any portion or derivative thereof, for use with processors manufactured by or for an entity
other than ST is a material breach of this Agreement and requires a separate license from ST.
No source code relating to and/or based upon Licensed Software is to be made available or sublicensed
by You unless expressly permitted under the Section “License”.
You acknowledge and agree that the protection of the source code of the Licensed Software warrants
the imposition of reasonable security precautions. In the event ST demonstrates to You a reasonable
belief that the source code of the Licensed Software has been used or distributed in violation of this
Agreement, ST may, by written notification, request certification as to whether such unauthorized use or
distribution has occurred. You shall cooperate and assist ST in its determination of whether there has
been unauthorized use or distribution of the source code of the Licensed Software and will take
appropriate steps to remedy any unauthorized use or distribution.
The Licensed Software is provided “as is” and “with all faults” without warranty of any kind expressed or
implied. ST and its licensors expressly disclaim all warranties, expressed, implied or otherwise,
including without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and noninfringement
of intellectual property rights. ST does not warrant that the use in whole or in part of the
Licensed Software will be interrupted or error free, will meet your requirements, or will operate with the
combination of hardware and software selected by You.
You are responsible for determining whether the Licensed Software will be suitable for your intended
use or application or will achieve your intended results. ST will not be liable to You and/or to any third
party for the derivative works of the Licensed Software developed by You.
ST has not authorised anyone to make any representation or warranty for the Licensed Software, and
any technical, applications or design information or advice, quality characterization, reliability data or
other services provided by ST shall not constitute any representation or warranty by ST or alter this
disclaimer or warranty, and in no additional obligations or liabilities shall arise from ST’s providing such
information or services. ST does not assume or authorize any other person to assume for it any other
liability in connection with its Licensed Software.
Nothing contained in this Agreement will be construed as:
(i) a warranty or representation by ST to maintain production of any ST device or other hardware or
software with which the Licensed Software may be used or to otherwise maintain or support the
Licensed Software in any manner; and
(ii) a commitment from ST and/or its licensors to bring or prosecute actions or suits against third parties
for infringement of any of the rights licensed hereby, or conferring any rights to bring or prosecute
actions or suits against third parties for infringement. However, ST has the right to terminate this
Agreement immediately upon receiving notice of any claim, suit or proceeding that alleges that the
Licensed Software or your use or distribution of the Licensed Software infringes any third party
intellectual property rights.
All other warranties, conditions or other terms implied by law are excluded to the fullest extent permitted
LIMITATION OF LIABILITIES
In no event ST or its licensors shall be liable to You or any third party for any indirect, special,
consequential, incidental, punitive damages or other damages (including but not limited to, the cost of
labour, re-qualification, delay, loss of profits, loss of revenues, loss of data, costs of procurement of
substitute goods or services or the like) whether based on contract, tort, or any other legal theory,
relating to or in connection with the Licensed Software, the documentation or this Agreement, even if ST
has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
In no event shall ST’s liability to You or any third party under this Agreement, including any claim with
respect of any third party intellectual property rights, for any cause of action exceed 100 US$. This
section does not apply to the extent prohibited by law. For the purposes of this section, any liability of
ST shall be treated in the aggregate.
ST may terminate this License Agreement license at any time if You are in material breach of any of its
terms and conditions and You have failed to cure such breach within 30 (thirty) days upon occurrence of
such breach. Upon termination, You will immediately destroy or return all copies of the Licensed
Software and documentation to ST. After termination, You will be entitled to use the Licensed Software
used into Products that include microcontroller devices manufactured by or for ST, purchased by You
before the date of the breach.
APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
In case of dispute and in the absence of an amicable settlement, the only competent jurisdiction shall be
the Courts of Geneva, Switzerland. The applicable law shall be the law of Switzerland.
If any provision of this agreement is or becomes, at any time or for any reason, unenforceable or invalid,
no other provision of this agreement shall be affected thereby, and the remaining provisions of this
agreement shall continue with the same force and effect as if such unenforceable or invalid provisions
had not been inserted in this Agreement.
The waiver by either party of any breach of any provisions of this Agreement shall not operate or be
construed as a waiver of any other or a subsequent breach of the same or a different provision.
This Agreement may not be assigned by You, nor any of Your rights or obligations hereunder, to any
third party without prior written consent of the other party (which shall not be unreasonably withheld). In
the event that this Agreement is assigned effectively to a third party, this Agreement shall bind upon
successors and assigns of the parties hereto.
RELATIONSHIP OF THE PARTIES
Nothing in this Agreement shall create, or be deemed to create, a partnership or the relationship of
principal and agent or employer and employee between the Parties. Neither Party has the authority or
power to bind, to contract in the name of or to create a liability for the other in any way or for any