License

Peridigm is distributed under the three-term BSD license.  The following header appears in all Peridigm source files:

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//                             Peridigm
//                 Copyright (2011) Sandia Corporation
//
// Under the terms of Contract DE-AC04-94AL85000 with Sandia Corporation,
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//
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//
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//
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