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1@comment -*-texinfo-*-
2@comment $Id: COPYING.texi,v 1.38 2008-11-12 16:43:36 Singular Exp $
3@comment this file contains the copyright notice on Singular
4@ifclear VERSION
5@include version.texi
6@end ifclear
8@cindex copyright
9@cindex factory
10@cindex GMP
11@cindex MP
12@cindex NTL
13@cindex readline
14@cindex libfac
15@cindex surfex
17@center @sc{Singular} version @value{VERSION}
18@center @uref{,,University of Kaiserslautern}
19@center @uref{,,Department of Mathematics} and  @uref{,,Centre for Computer Algebra}
20@center Authors: @uref{,,G.-M. Greuel}, @uref{,,G. Pfister}, @uref{,,H. Schoenemann}
22@center Copyright @copyright{} 1986-2008
23@sp 2
24@center @strong{NOTICE}
26This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
27it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
28the Free Software Foundation ( version 2 or version 3 of the License ).
30Some single files have a copyright given within the file:
31Singular/ndbm.* (BSD), kernel/htmlhelp.h (LGPL 2.1+)
33The following software used with @sc{Singular} have their own copyright:
34the omalloc library, the readline library,
35the Gnu Multiple Precision Library (GMP),
36NTL: A Library for doing Number Theory (NTL),
37the Multi Protocol library (MP), the
38Singular-Factory library, the Singular-libfac library,
39surfex, and,
40for the Windows distributions the Cygwin DLL and the Cygwin tools (Cygwin), and the
41XEmacs editor (XEmacs).
43Their copyrights and licenses can be found in the accompanying files COPYING
44which are distributed along with these packages.
45(Since version 3-0-3 of @sc{Singular}, all parts have GPL or LGPL
46as (one of) their licences.)
48This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
49but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
51GNU General Public License for more details.
53You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
54along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
55Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA  02111-1307  USA
56(see @uref{,,GPL})
58Please send any comments or bug reports to
61If you want to be informed of new releases,
62 please register yourself as a @sc{Singular} user by using the
63registration form on the @sc{Singular} homepage
64              @uref{}.
65If for some reason you cannot access the registration form, you
66can also register by sending an email to
67              @email{}
68with subject line @code{register} and body containing the following data:
69     your name, email address, organisation, country and platform(s).
72For the citation of @sc{Singular} see
74for information on how to cite Singular.
76You can also support @sc{Singular} by informing us about
77your result obtained by using @sc{Singular}.
79@heading Availability
81The latest information about @sc{Singular} is always available from
83@ifset singularmanual
84The program @sc{Singular} and the above mentioned parts are available via
85anonymous ftp through the following addresses:
86@table @asis
87@item GMP, libreadline
88@copyright{} Free Software Foundation
89@* @uref{} or its mirrors
90@item MP
91@copyright{} Gray/Kajler/Wang, Kent State University
92@* @uref{}
93@item NTL
94@copyright{} Victor Shoup
95@* @uref{}
96@item Singular-Factory
97@copyright{} Greuel/Stobbe, University of Kaiserslautern:
98@* @uref{}
99@item Singular-libfac
100@copyright{}  Messollen, University of Saarbr@"ucken:
101@* @uref{}
102@item surfex
103@copyright{} Oliver Labs (2001-2008), Stephan Holzer (2004-2005)
104@* @uref{}
105@item @sc{Singular} binaries and sources
106@uref{} or via a
107WWW brow@-ser from
109@item Cygwin
111@item Xemacs
113@end table
114@end ifset
116@heading Acknowledgements
118The development of @sc{Singular} is directed and coordinated by
119Gert-Martin Greuel, Gerhard Pfister, and Hans
122@cindex Contributors
123@cindex Authors
124@cindex Greuel, Gert-Martin
125@cindex Pfister, Gerhard
126@cindex Sch@"onemann, Hans
128Currently, the @sc{Singular} team has the following members:
129Michael Brickenstein,
130Wolfram Decker,
131Alexander Dreyer,
132Anne Fr@"uhbis-Kr@"uger,
133Kai Kr@"uger,
134Viktor Levandovskyy,
135Oleksandr Motsak,
136Mathias Schulze,
138Oliver Wienand.
139@cindex Brickenstein, Michael
140@cindex Decker, Wolfram
141@cindex Dreyer, Alexander
142@cindex Fr@"uhbis-Kr@"uger, Anne
143@cindex Kr@"uger, Kai
144@cindex Levandovskyy, Viktor
145@cindex Motsak, Oleksandr
146@cindex Schulze, Mathias
147@cindex Wienand, Oliver
149Former members of the @sc{Singular} team are:
150Olaf Bachmann,
151Christoph Lossen,
152Wolfgang Neumann,
153Wilfred Pohl,
154Jens Schmidt,
155Thomas Siebert,
156R@"udiger Stobbe,
157Eric Westenberger
159Tim Wichmann.
160@cindex Bachmann, Olaf
161@cindex Lossen, Christoph
162@cindex Neumann, Wolfgang
163@cindex Pohl, Wilfred
164@cindex Schmidt, Jens
165@cindex Siebert, Thomas
166@cindex Stobbe, R@"udiger
167@cindex Westenberger, Eric
168@cindex Wichmann, Tim
170Further contributions to @sc{Singular} were made by:
171Thomas Bayer,
172Isabelle Bermejo,
173Markus Becker,
174Stas Bulygin,
175Kai Dehmann,
176Marcin Dumnicki,
177Stephan Endra@ss{},
178Jose Ignacio Farran,
179Vladimir Gerdt,
180Philippe Gimenez,
181Christian Gorzel,
182Hubert Grassmann,
183Fernando Hernando,
184Agnes Heydtmann,
185Dietmar Hillebrand,
186Tobias Hirsch,
187Manuel Kauers,
188Simon King,
189Anen Lakhal,
190Martin Lamm,
191Santiago Laplagne,
192Gregoire Lecerf,
193Francisco Javier Lobillo,
194Thomas Markwig,
195Bernd Martin,
196Michael Me@ss{}ollen,
197Andrea Mindnich,
198Jorge Martin Morales,
199Thomas N@"u@ss{}ler,
200Carlos Rabelo,
201Alfredo Sanchez-Navarro,
202Henrik Strohmayer,
203Christian Stussak,
204Imade Sulandra,
205Christine Theis,
206Enrique Tobis,
207Alberto Vigneron-Tenorio,
208Moritz Wenk,
209Denis Yanovich,
210Oleksandr Iena.
211@cindex Bayer, Thomas
212@cindex Bermejo, Isabelle
213@cindex Becker, Markus
214@cindex Bulygin, Stas
215@cindex Dehmann, Kai
216@cindex Dumnicki, Marcin
217@cindex Endra@ss{}, Stephan
218@cindex Farran, Jose Ignacio
219@cindex Gerdt, Vladimir
220@cindex Gimenez, Philippe
221@cindex Gorzel, Christian
222@cindex Grassmann, Hubert
223@cindex Hernando, Fernando
224@cindex Heydtmann, Agnes
225@cindex Hillebrand, Dietmar
226@cindex Hirsch, Tobias
227@cindex Iena, Oleksandr
228@cindex Kauers, Manuel
229@cindex King, Simon
230@cindex Lakhal, Anen
231@cindex Lamm, Martin
232@cindex Laplagne, Santiago
233@cindex Lecerf, Gregoire
234@cindex Lobillo, Javier
235@cindex Markwig, Thomas
236@cindex Martin, Bernd
237@cindex Me@ss{}ollen, Michael
238@cindex Mindnich, Andrea
239@cindex Morales, Jorge Martin
240@cindex N@"u@ss{}ler, Thomas
241@cindex Rabelo, Carlos
242@cindex Sanchez-Navarro, Alfredo
243@cindex Strohmayer, Henrik
244@cindex Stussak, Christian
245@cindex Sulandra, Imade
246@cindex Tobis, Enrique
247@cindex Theis, Christine
248@cindex Vigneron-Tenorio, Alberto
249@cindex Wenk, Moritz
250@cindex Yanovich, Denis
252We should like to acknowledge the financial support given by
253the Volkswagen-Stiftung,
254the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
255and the Stiftung f@"ur Innovation des Landes Rheinland-Pfalz
256to the @sc{Singular} project.
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