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=== What if my chipset docs are covered by an NDA? ===
=== What if my chipset docs are covered by an NDA? ===


If the documentation for your chipset covered by and NDA with no source release agreement you won't be able to release your code back to to the LinuxBIOS project in general or you will violate the GPL.
If the documentation for your chipset covered by a NDA with no source release agreement, you won't be able to release your code back to the LinuxBIOS project in general, or you will violate the GPL.
Many vendors accept releasing the source code produced after reading such specs while they don't allow the specs themselves to be revealed. Also, you can offer them to review the code before releasing it.
Many vendors accept releasing the source code, produced after reading such specs, while they don't allow the specs themselves to be revealed. Also, you can offer them the opportunity to review your code, before releasing it to the public.


=== Why is the code so complicated and what can I do to make it easier? ===
=== Why is the code so complicated and what can I do to make it easier? ===

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