Approved Licenses for Non-Code, Example, and Other Content

February 12, 2012

The following licenses have been approved by the Board of Directors for use with Non-Code Content, as that term is defined in the Eclipse.org Terms of Use.

  1. the Eclipse Public License, or
  2. the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 (Unported) License, or
  3. the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (Unported) License.

In addition, the following licenses have been approved by the Board of Directors for use with example code or build scipts and artifacts within Eclipse projects.

  1. the Eclipse Public License, or
  2. the Eclipse Distribution License (EDL).

For additional details on the definition of example code or build scipts and artifacts and how to seek PMC approval for using the EDL, please refer to the policy document.