GUPPY was developed in AIST, a national research institute of Japan, which reserves copyright of this software. We are prepairing a GUPPY academic license to use this software without fee for non-comercial purpose.

contact to : uenoyt@ni.
Author Yutaka Ueno, AIST Tsukuba, April 2003.


Copyright (c) 2003 National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)

GUPY academic license 2003

Permission to use, copy, and modify this software and its documentation without fee is granted for academic use in scientific research activities and evaluation of the software.

In order to redistributes this software or modified version, it must retain avobe copyright notice with clear identification of modified portion of the code.

For the use in private company, a research activity for human helth and welfare published in academic journal is considered as an academic use in this license. Research activities by developers of omputer software are considered as an evaluation purpose in this license.

Selling this software or modified version are not allowed in this license. Anothe license under a bussines agreement willl be provided from our office. Redistribution of the software requries to attach avobe copyright notice and this license. In a software development project for scientific research in non profit organization, engineers and programmers from industrial company making a profit can use this software.

AIST and auther make no representations about the suitability of this software for any particular purpose. It is provided "as is" without express or implied warranty of any kind.

Author of GUPPY : Yutaka Ueno, AIST Tsukuba 2003 July.

NOTICE for beta version

The code is still under development for both function and quality of the software. Before testing the program, please make sure that your important data are saved to disk just in case of unexpected things happens. This program only consist of very ordinalily code without interaction to restricted portion deep inside operating systems. So far, no harmful results are reported. Since we also concern in quality of our software tools, all technical information are disclosed. We appreciate your testing and using this software and hope feedbacks to developers.

gpy0988.tgz --- gzipped tar archive of ver 0.988 beta

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