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This is a distribution of Org, a plain text notes and project planning
tool for Emacs.
Check the [[https://orgmode.org][homepage of Org]] and the [[https://orgmode.org/org.html#Installation][installations instructions]].
* Contents of this distribution
- README :: This file.
- COPYING :: The GNU General Public License.
- Makefile :: The makefile to compile and install Org. For
installation instructions, see [[https://orgmode.org/org.html#Installation][the manual]] or [[https://orgmode.org/worg/dev/org-build-system.html][this more detailed
procedure on Worg]].
- mk/ :: Files needed for building Org.
- lisp/ :: Directory with all the Emacs Lisp files that make up Org.
- doc/ :: The documentation files. org.texi is the source of the
documentation, org.html and org.pdf are formatted versions of it.
- etc/ :: Files needed for the ODT exporter.
- testing/ :: Testing suite for Org.
- request-assign-future.txt :: The form that contributors have to sign
and get processed with the FSF before contributed changes can be
integrated into the Org core. All files in this distribution have
copyright assigned to the FSF.
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System, developed by the GNU Project.
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And to learn more about Free (libre) Software in general, please
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Org-mode is published under [[https://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-3.0.html][the GNU GPLv3 license]] or any later
version, the same as GNU Emacs.
Org-mode is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.
GNU Emacs is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
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You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
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