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software') for writing Owner Reviews and Test Reports for
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Any other use of this software is prohibited. If you wish to use this
software in any other context, you must first secure the written
permission of the author of this software. (Shane Steinkamp; firstname.lastname@example.org)
Use of this software in a way inconsistent with this license may be a
While all source code is included with the installation by default, this
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retained by the author. You may not repackage or redistribute this
software. In the event of my untimely demise, all rights are hereby
bequeathed to BackpackGearTest.org.
This software does not contain viruses, spyware, malware, or any of that
kind of thing. This software does not access the internet, or otherwise
transmit or receive data in any way. This software installs itself into
the C:\MyBGT\ folder, makes some registry changes, and installs the Visual
FoxPro runtime onto your machine. If you wish to uninstall this software,
please use the Add/Remove Programs feature in the Control Panel of
There is no guarantee, warrantee, other tee, or any other such nonsense
associated with this software. It cannot harm your computer, so if you
install this and your computer barfs, that isn't the fault of the
software. Get a better computer.
This software is only for Windows based operating systems. Any OS from
Windows 95 through Windows Vista is supported. Any attempt to install this
software on any other operating system is to court a disaster of
unimaginable proportions. Just don't do it! Macintosh operating systems
are not supported.
Use of this software for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited. If
you chose to ignore that and use it for commercial purposes anyway, then
you should at least have the decency to send me 2% of the net profits. If
you chose to ignore THAT, then may marmots devour you alive. You agree not
to fight said marmots when they come for you.
Use of this software for any illegal, immoral, sinful, bad, wrong,
unethical, sinister, mean, petty, evil, or despicable purpose is also
strictly prohibited. Use of this software by terrorists, or enemies of the
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Minors are not permitted to install this software without the permission
of the owner of the computer upon which they intend to install the
software. Adults are likewise not permitted to install this software
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to install the software - like on a computer that belongs to your boss,
company, or other entity that employs you.
Users of this software are encouraged (although not required) to make
large cash donations to BackpackGearTest.org. If you cannot make large
cash donations, then small cash donations will do. Checks and credit cards
are also accepted. We no longer accept first born children or pets.
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emotional, mental, or spiritual - real or imagined - which might result
from the installation and use of this software - including, but not
limited to, the loss of your job if you install this on a computer at work
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BackpackGearTest.org for any damages that may arise from the installation
and use of this software.
Installation or use of this software on any computer not belonging to the
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No crash recovery support is provided. You should back up your data on a
regular basis. Failure to keep copies of your reports is just plain dumb.
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installation or use of this software is not permitted, is not permitted.
You are responsible for any violation of the law with respect to
installation and use of this software.
Users agree to follow the Bylaws of BackpackGearTest.org when testing gear
and writing reports.
This license may change at any time without notice, and you agree to be
bound by the any changes in the license. If you do not approve of such
changes, then you must discontinue use of the software.
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By installing the software, you agree to all of the above. If you don't
agree, then don't install it!