1.2. Licensing and warranty

ProsePoint is free and open source software, licensed under the GNU General Public License ("the GPL") Version 2.

If you are unfamiliar with open source or the GPL, the following are some general guidelines for using ProsePoint:

  • You may use ProsePoint in any way you wish, whether that is for personal or commercial use.
  • You may give anyone an unmodified copy of ProsePoint.
  • You may modify ProsePoint in any way you wish, but you must retain all copyright notices.
  • If you modify ProsePoint and give or sell that modified copy to anyone else, you must also supply the source code to your modifications.

Please note that these are general guidelines only and do not constitute legal advice. For legal advice, please see an intellectual property lawyer.


ProsePoint software is supplied on an “as is” basis. It comes with no warranty or assurances of functionality or suitability.