This site runs a customized version of the GForge code. This code has been made public under the terms of the GNU GPL. As such, the code in itself comes with no warranty whatsoever. Therefore, the people who authored the code shall not hold any liability for whatever problems you do, or do not, encounter by using, or by not using this site.
The following terms are only binding to the RubyForge administrator and you, the user of this site.
1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
A person's use of RubyForge and any of its Services is subject to the site's then-current Terms of Service ("TOS"), which are defined by the RubyForge administrator and/or some other entity. The RubyForge administrator publishes these TOS here. He might change them at his will, and is supposed to update this page and take reasonable action towards informing the users.
2. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
RubyForge is a website owned and operated by InfoEther, LLC., for the purpose of fostering software development and content creation under Open-Source Initiative ("OSI")-approved licenses or other arrangements relating to software and/or content development that may be approved by RubyForge (the "Purpose"). RubyForge currently offers users access to a rich collection of on-line resources for Open Source software development and content creation, including various communications tools, source code control and project management tools, online forums, personalized content and branded programming through its network of properties (collectively, the "Services").
3. REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS
If required by the site in question, each user should: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information on the Service's registration form (collectively, the "Registration Data") and (b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data as necessary.
Each user will receive a password and account designation upon completing the Service's registration process and is wholly responsible for maintaining the confidentiality thereof and wholly liable for all activities occurring thereunder.
All information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or any other materials whatsoever (collectively, "Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. RubyForge is not responsible for the trouble that can arise from it.
Licensing and Other Terms Applying to Code and Other Content Posted on RubyForge:
Use, reproduction, modification, and other intellectual property rights to data stored in CVS or as a file release and posted by any user on this site ("Source Code") shall be subject to the (OSI-approved or not) license applicable to such Source Code.
With respect to text or data entered into and stored by publicly-accessible site features such as message boards and bug trackers ("RubyForge Public Content"), the submitting user retains ownership of such RubyForge Public Content; with respect to publicly-available statistical content which is generated by the site to monitor and display project activity, such content is owned by RubyForge.
5. NO RESALE OF SERVICE
You agree not to sell, resell or offer for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Services, use of the Services or access to the Services.
6. GENERAL PRACTICES REGARDING USE AND STORAGE
RubyForge may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the Services, as defined by posted Service-specific Rules. While we will use reasonable efforts to back up site data and make such data available in the event of loss or deletion, the local administrator has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any messages and other communications or other Content maintained or transmitted by any Service.
A user's account may be terminated for reasons that include, but are not limited to, the following: 1.) violation of these TOS; 2.) abuse of site resources or attempt to gain unauthorized entry to the site or site resources; 3.) use of Service in a manner inconsistent with the Purpose; 4.) a user's request for such termination; 5.) requirement of applicable law, regulation, court or governing agency order; and 6.) whatever the local site administrator feels appropiate.
RubyForge, any Service in it, or a third party may provide links to other Websites. RubyForge exercises no control whatsoever over such other Websites and Web-based resources and is not responsible or liable for the availability thereof or the Content, advertising, products or other materials thereon. This site shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss incurred or suffered by any user in connection therewith.
9. INDEMNITY; DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
EACH USER'S USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT HIS OR HER SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS AND RUBYFORGE ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE TIMELINESS, DELETION, MIS-DELIVERY OR FAILURE TO STORE ANY USER COMMUNICATIONS OR PERSONALIZATION SETTINGS. [...] RUBYFORGE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
10. TRADEMARK INFORMATION
RubyForge, the RubyForge logo and other RubyForge trademarks, service marks, and product and service names are trademarks of InfoEther, LLC. (the "RubyForge Marks"). Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds. All other marks are property of their respective owners.
RubyForge respects the intellectual property of all parties and they ask their users to do the same. Contact the RubyForge administrator for more information.
12. GENERAL INFORMATION
The TOS constitute the entire agreement between each user and the owners of RubyForge. Each user may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when that user uses affiliate services, third party content or third party software.
Please report any violations of the TOS, any alleged copyright infringements or any other matters to the RubyForge administrator.