Die Bestandteile der Linux Open-Source Distribution unterliegen eigenen Lizenzen. Einige dieser Lizenzen sind die GNU General Public License (GPL) und GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL) in verschiedenen Versionen. Diese sind unter folgenden URLs einsehbar:
Some parts of this product includes software from the following copyright owners:
Copyright (c) 1988-1997 Sam Leffler Copyright; (c) 1991-1997 Silicon Graphics, Inc. HylaFAX is a trademark of Silicon Graphics, Inc.; Copyright 1990 Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Copyright (C) 1995,1996,1997 Lars Fenneberg; Copyright (c) 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 Inferno Nettverk A/S, Norway; Copyright (C) 2002 Roaring Penguin Software Inc.; Copyright 1991 by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Copyright 1992 Livingston Enterprises, Inc.; Copyright 1992, 1993, 1994 Henry Spencer; Copyright 1996 Willem van Schaik, Singapore (firstname.lastname@example.org); Copyright 1999-2000 Greg Roelofs (email@example.com); Original Code Copyright (C) 1994, Jeff Hostetler, Spyglass, Inc.; Portions of Content-MD5 code Copyright (C) 1993, 1994 by Carnegie Mellon University; Portions of Content-MD5 code Copyright (C) 1991 Bell Communications; Research, Inc. (Bellcore); Portions extracted from mpack, John G. Myers – firstname.lastname@example.org; Content-MD5 Code contributed by Martin Hamilton (email@example.com) these portions extracted from mpack, John G. Myers – firstname.lastname@example.org; (C) Copyright 1993,1994 by Carnegie Mellon University; (c) Copyright 1989 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Sun design patents pending in the U.S. and foreign countries. OPEN LOOK is a trademark of AT&T. Used by written permission of the owners; (c) Copyright Bigelow & Holmes 1986, 1985.
This product includes software developed by:
Tim Hudson (email@example.com); Computing Services at Carnegie Mellon University (http://www.cmu.edu/computing/); Paul Mackerras firstname.lastname@example.org; Pedro Roque Marques email@example.com; the Apache Software Foundation (http://www.apache.org/); the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit (http://www.openssl.org/); by the University of California, Berkeley and its contributors; by Tommi Komulainen Tommi.Komulainen@iki.fi; Ian F. Darwin, 1987; the Regents of the University of Michigan and Merit Network, Inc.
This product includes:
"perl-Encode-Detect", which is licensed under the Mozilla Public License. The Source Code is available under the terms of this License at http://search.cpan.org/~jgmyers/Encode-Detect/; cryptographic software written by Eric Young (firstname.lastname@example.org); RSA Data Security, Inc. MD4 Message Digest Algorithm; RSA Data Security, Inc. MD5 Message Digest Algorithm and is based in part of the work of the FreeType Team and the Independent JPEG Group.
cryptographic software written by Eric Young (email@example.com); PHP software, freely available from http://www.php.net/software/; RSA Data Security, Inc. MD5 Message Digest Algorithm: software developed by: Inferno Nettverk A/S, Norway; Paul Mackerras firstname.lastname@example.org; the Computer Systems Engineering Group at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory and its contributors; the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit. (http://www.openssl.org/); the University of California, Berkeley and its contributors; Todd C. Miller.
Regular expression support is provided by the PCRE library package, which is open source software, written by Philip Hazel, and copyright by the University of Cambridge, England.