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Wim Looman <wim@nemo157.com>
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Wim Looman committed at 2016-03-07 20:12:55

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# cargo-lichking <small>automated LIcense CHecKING for rust</small>
# cargo-lichking
`cargo lichking` is a [Cargo][] subcommand that checks licensing information for
dependencies. **Liches are not lawyers**, the information output from this tool
is provided as a hint to where you may need to look for licensing issues but in
no way represents legal advice or guarantees correctness.
Automated *li*cense *ch*ec*king* for rust. `cargo lichking` is a [Cargo][]
subcommand that checks licensing information for dependencies.
**Liches are not lawyers**, the information output from this tool is provided as
a hint to where you may need to look for licensing issues but in no way
represents legal advice or guarantees correctness. The tool relies at a minimum
on package metadata containing correct licensing information, this is not
guaranteed so for real license checking it's necessary to verify all
dependencies manually.
To get a list of all your (transitive) dependencies licenses just run `cargo
lichking`. To check license compatibility based off this [License Slide][] by