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<h2>GNU Library General Public License, version 2.0</h2> version 2.0</h2>
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      <li><a id="TOC2" href="#SEC2">Preamble</a></li>
      <li><a id="TOC3" href="#SEC3">TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR COPYING,
      <li><a id="TOC4" href="#SEC4">How to Apply These Terms to Your New

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