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Date:      Tue, 24 Jul 2018 21:04:30 +0200
From:      Ralf Mardorf <>
Subject:   Re: contribution to BSD
Message-ID:  <20180724210430.6d9b37bc@archlinux>
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On Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:32:12 -0700, wrote:
>I just want to contribute my research results b(the C source codes) to
>BSD so that other folks can use it, Do I have to install FreeBSD OS in
>my computer first?  Who should I contact to get the forms to apply for
>a BSD license?

You don't need a form to apply a FLOSS license, simply chose one and
add a copy of the license to your code. Starting points might be

I don't know if you need to add the license as a comment on top of the
header files, as well as providing a license file or if just one or the
other is needed, but it shouldn't be hard to find out, when reading
about the licenses. To add a FLOSS license to your code, you don't need
to install a FLOSS operating system, but don't offend a
license, assuming you code should include code of others.

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