Using Backblaze B2 Code


This document explains what licenses exist on the B2 example code and code snippets.

Backblaze Code Examples

Backblaze wants developers and organization to copy and re-use our code examples, so we make the samples available by several different licenses.  Developers are free to choose one of these licenses. 

MIT License - if a developer chooses this, Backblaze licenses code examples by the MIT license (see below for text).

Creative Commons - if a developer chooses this, Backblaze licenses code examples by any of the Creative Commons licenses.  You can choose one here.


MIT License

Copyright (c) 2015 Backblaze
Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.