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1# EDK II Project\r
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3A modern, feature-rich, cross-platform firmware development environment\r
4for the UEFI and PI specifications from www.uefi.org.\r
5\r
6Contributions to the EDK II open source project are covered by the\r
7[TianoCore Contribution Agreement 1.1](Contributions.txt)\r
8\r
9The majority of the content in the EDK II open source project uses a\r
10[BSD 2-Clause License](License.txt). The EDK II open source project contains\r
11the following components that are covered by additional licenses:\r
12* [AppPkg/Applications/Python/Python-2.7.2/Tools/pybench](AppPkg/Applications/Python/Python-2.7.2/Tools/pybench/LICENSE)\r
13* [AppPkg/Applications/Python/Python-2.7.2](AppPkg/Applications/Python/Python-2.7.2/LICENSE)\r
14* [AppPkg/Applications/Python/Python-2.7.10](AppPkg/Applications/Python/Python-2.7.10/LICENSE)\r
15* [BaseTools/Source/C/BrotliCompress](BaseTools/Source/C/BrotliCompress/LICENSE)\r
16* [MdeModulePkg/Library/BrotliCustomDecompressLib](MdeModulePkg/Library/BrotliCustomDecompressLib/LICENSE)\r
17* [OvmfPkg](OvmfPkg/License.txt)\r
18* [CryptoPkg/Library/OpensslLib/openssl](CryptoPkg/Library/OpensslLib/openssl/LICENSE)\r
19\r
20The EDK II Project is composed of packages. The maintainers for each package\r
21are listed in [Maintainers.txt](Maintainers.txt).\r
22\r
23# Resources\r
24* [TianoCore](http://www.tianocore.org)\r
25* [EDK II](https://github.com/tianocore/tianocore.github.io/wiki/EDK-II)\r
26* [Getting Started with EDK II](https://github.com/tianocore/tianocore.github.io/wiki/Getting-Started-with-EDK-II)\r
27* [Mailing Lists](https://github.com/tianocore/tianocore.github.io/wiki/Mailing-Lists)\r
28* [TianoCore Bugzilla](https://bugzilla.tianocore.org)\r
29* [How To Contribute](https://github.com/tianocore/tianocore.github.io/wiki/How-To-Contribute)\r