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-# - Revisit content license
-# - Update for payment changes
title: Terms of Service
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## Permissible use
-You must obey all local and US laws in the course of using the service. You will
-not utilize the service to transmit or store content which is unlawful. The
-following additional types of content are explicitly prohibited:
+You must obey all local, US, and Dutch laws in the course of using the service.
+You will not utilize the service to transmit or store content which is unlawful.
+The following additional types of content are explicitly prohibited:
- explicit sexual content
- malware in executable form; or in source form without obvious disclaimers
describing the legal and practical risks of use
- any content which utilizes our platform for malware delivery or activation
- content which infringes on any copyright, patent, or trademark you do not own
+- content related to cryptocurrency or blockchain technologies
You must not deliberately use the services for the purpose of:
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- impersonating any person other than yourself or organizations you are
authorized to represent
- spamming, unsolicited advertising, or solicitation
+- threatening or harassing others
- cryptocurrency mining
You may use automated tools to obtain public information from the services for
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## Content rights
-You are solely responsible for any content you provide to the service. Upon
-upload, you grant sr.ht a non-exclusive and indefinite license to use and
-display your content in ways required for the appropriate operation of our
-services. If you make your content public through privacy tools on our services,
-you grant other users of the network the right to view and use your content
-through the tools provided by our services.
+When uploading content to SourceHut, you must have the right to do so. You grant
+SourceHut sufficient rights for the operation of the services in relation to
+your content, such as the right to display the content on the website. These
+rights are revoked upon the removal of your content from our services.
-You may grant additional rights on your content, for example by providing a
-LICENSE or COPYING file in git repositories hosted on git.sr.ht.
+If you own the copyright for the content you upload, these rights are granted
+automatically when you upload the content. If you do not own the copyright, in
+part or in full, you must have received a license which provides for these
+rights. You may not upload content for which you do not own the copyright and
+have not received a suitable license.
+*"Free software" and "open source" licenses (defined respectively by the Free
+Software Foundation and the Open Source Initiative) provide for these rights, as
+well as all Creative Commons licenses. Other licenses may or may not provide
+these rights, and it is your responsibility to check.
+You are encouraged to add a free software license to your project. [Read our
You may request an archive of all of your content on the service by writing an
email to Drew DeVault <firstname.lastname@example.org> and allowing up to 2 weeks for an archive