Contributor's Agreement

This document describes the terms and conditions under which you make a submission to the Linux Step-by-Step site.

If you desire to contribute to the work or the intellectual development of its subject matter by providing written comments, additions, supplements, fixes, patches, or other contributions (collectively, "Contributions"), you acknowledge and agree that:

  1. Your Contribution may be used by SxS or the author(s) on a non-exclusive basis, in whole or in part, to reproduce, modify, fix, patch, display, redistribute, and otherwise use in print or electronic media, in the work, revised editions, and otherwise throughout the world. You also understand that SxS and the author(s) cannot guarantee that either of them will use your Contribution in any manner.
  2. You hereby give SxS permission to acknowledge your Contribution by posting and otherwise reproducing your name and/or e-mail address.
  3. To your best knowledge, you represent and warrant that:
    1. Your Contribution does not violate any copyright, trademark, or any other registered or common law intellectual property or proprietary right of any person or entity;
    2. All statements in your Contribution are true and accurate and do not violate the property or privacy rights of any third party;
    3. Your Contribution does not contain information or instructions that could reasonably cause injury to person or property; and
    4. You have full authority to agree to the terms herein and to make these representations.

If you are in agreement with the above terms, please send your contribution to submissions at

The Editors would like to thank you in advance for any contribution of content.