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This section contains legal documents for the Fedora Project. These documents govern Fedora Project releases and this site.

  • "Fedora" and the Fedora logo are trademarks of Red Hat, Inc.
  • This is a community-maintained site. Red Hat, Inc. is not responsible for its content.
  • All other trademarks throughout this wiki are the property of their respective owners.

The Wiki and the entire contents of are copyright (c) 2003 - 2008 Red Hat, Inc. and others.

Links to Third Party Sites

This website may be linked to other websites which are not under the control of and are not maintained by the Fedora Project. The Fedora Project and Red Hat are not responsible for the content of those sites. We provide these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link to such sites does not imply endorsement by the Fedora Project or Red Hat of those sites. We reserve the right to terminate any link or linking program at any time.

Forbidden Items

There are many software applications that are not included in Fedora due to incompatibility with our licensing guidelines of including only legally unencumbered Free and open source software. You can find a list of the common ones with brief explanations at the ForbiddenItems page.


Please see Legal/Licenses.

The Trademark Guidelines

These are the guidelines that protect the Fedora name and brand.

Trademark Guidelines

Export Control

Certain restrictions may apply to Fedora Project releases.

Fedora Export Control Product Matrix

Legal Guidelines For Fonts

Privacy Policy

Open Legal Issues

Issues that have been allotted to the Fedora Legal team for expert advise are available from the FedoraLegalIssues page.


If you have any legal questions that can be discussed in public, post to fedora-legal-list . If you have any private legal questions send a mail to legal AT This is taken care of by TomCallaway