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Can someone explain what the legalese here means in English? If I make changes to it, can I pull that notice?



/*
File: imageUtil.m
Abstract: Functions for loading an image file for textures.
Version: 1.0

Disclaimer: IMPORTANT: This Apple software is supplied to you by Apple
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[quote name='Hodgman' timestamp='1328572991' post='4910350']
Arg! I tried to +1 that translation but accidentally hit -1, sorry!

I zeroed it out by hitting +1
[/quote]
And then I +1'd it.

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