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authorChristian Grothoff <>2018-01-04 12:49:29 +0100
committerChristian Grothoff <>2018-01-04 12:49:29 +0100
commit272921672ec094644a1ddbbfacb96581e72ed443 (patch)
tree7ba1fe350510ac2c8f4b4b47eb2398a9d9803518 /README
parentfb85cf602c67994646c156aa9e05d2b9aa10816c (diff)
update README
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@@ -15,8 +15,11 @@ GNU package (
This is an ALPHA release. There are known and significant bugs as
well as many missing features in this release.
+GNUnet is free software released under the GNU General Public License
+(v3 or later). For details see the COPYING file in this directory.
Additional documentation about GNUnet can be found at
+ and in the doc/ folder.
@@ -63,6 +66,8 @@ How to install?
The fastest way is to use a binary package if it is available for your
system. For a more detailed description, read the installation
instructions on the webpage at
+Generic installation instructions are in the INSTALL file in this
Note that some functions of GNUnet require "root" access. GNUnet will
install (tiny) SUID binaries for those functions is you run "make
@@ -300,7 +305,7 @@ Stay tuned